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

Notocypraea declivis declivis

(Sowerby, G.B. III, 1870) Sloping/Speckled Cowry Shell size 15 - 30 mm New South Wales & Tasmania, Australia
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE CYPRAEOVULINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Thesaurus Conchyliorum, LondonCypraea Vol. 4, p 31
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 416
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 168/1-6, 22
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 118
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 62/14
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 186; Pl. 35/18
Guide to Australian Shellsp 19/5
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 293/1-10
Cowriesp 145
VisayaVol. 1/5, p 20/1
ConchyliaVol. 44/1-2, p 23-29
Synonyms
Notocypraea angustata lentiginosa (var.) Coen, G.S., 1949
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 186
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Pasquale Fazzini
2 Shells Italia
3 Mollusc Net Auctions
4 Felix Lorenz
5 Femorale
6 Felix Lorenz
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