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Version 44.00 went live 9th November, 2018. Cypraeidae now in line with Felix Lorenz's "COWRIES A Guide to the Gastropod Family Cypraeidae" 2017

Notocypraea piperita piperita

(Gray, J.E., 1825) Peppered Cowry Shell size 13 - 32 mm S Australia; N Tasmania
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderLITTORINIMORPHA
SuperFamilyCYPRAEOIDEA
FamilyCYPRAEIDAE CYPRAEOVULINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Zoological Journal, LondonVol. 1, p 498-499
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 419-420
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 2 Shells and Animals, Pl. 170/1-4, 11, 18-20; 171/5-7
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 101/2
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 118
Compendium of Seashellsp 90/3.1
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 69/4
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 187; Pl. 35/12
Guide to Australian Shellsp 19/3
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 289/1, 2, 4, 5, 7-18
Cowriesp 135
VisayaVol. 1/5, p 20/2
Synonyms
Cypraea leucochroa Sulliotti, G.R., 1924
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 419
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 98
Cypraea reticulifera Schilder, F.A., 1924
Cowries A Guide to the Gastropod Family CypraeidaeVol. 1 Biology and Systematics, p 419
Australian Marine Shells Part 1p 187
Guide to Worldwide Cowriesp 98
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Pasquale Fazzini
2 Taurus
3 Eddie Hardy
4 Femorale
5 Mollusc Net Auctions
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