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Version 44.01 went live 5th December, 2018. Cypraeidae now fully in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES ..." 2017

Staphylaea staphylaea laevigata

(Dautzenberg, Ph., 1932) Smoothed Grape Cowry Shell size 8 - 29 mm N & W Indian Ocean; Red Sea
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE EROSARIINAE
open bookPage/Plate
J. Conchyl. ParisVol. 76, p 52
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 224
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 9/1-3, 5, 9-10, 21-22
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 104/6
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 425/4-6, 11; 427/13-15, 18-19, 21-22
Shells of Vietnamp 83; Pl. 21/25
Synonyms
Staphylaea staphylaea laevigata expallescens (var.) Dautzenberg, Ph. & J.L. Bouge, 1933 : East Africa
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 224
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 212
Shells of Vietnamp 83
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Eddie Hardy
2 Shells Italia
3 Kijineko's Cowries Collection
4 Felix Lorenz
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