Cypraea

Cypraea
Cypraea tigris
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Littorinimorpha
Superfamily: Cypraeoidea
Family: Cypraeidae
Genus: Cypraea
Linnaeus, 1758

Cypraea is a genus of medium-sized to large sea snails or cowries, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Cypraeidae, the cowries.[1]

Species

Species within the genus Cypraea include:

Synonyms:

Almost all species previously belonging to Cypraea have been reassigned to other genera within the family Cypraeidae.

References

  1. ^ Cypraea Linnaeus, 1758. WoRMS (2010). Cypraea Linnaeus, 1758. In: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2010) World Marine Mollusca database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205978 on 9 June 2011.
  2. ^ Cypraea pantherina Lightfoot, 1786.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216812 on 5 June 2010.
  3. ^ Cypraea tigris Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216843 on 5 June 2010.
  4. ^ Cypraea alisonae Burgess, 1983.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216794 on 5 June 2010.
  5. ^ Cypraea amarata (Meuschen, 1787).  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216799 on 5 June 2010.
  6. ^ Cypraea annulus Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216777 on 5 June 2010.
  7. ^ Cypraea arabica Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216764 on 5 June 2010.
  8. ^ Cypraea arabicula .  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216768 on 5 June 2010.
  9. ^ Cypraea argus Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216786 on 5 June 2010.
  10. ^ Cypraea asellus Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216845 on 5 June 2010.
  11. ^ Cypraea beckii Gaskoin, 1836.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216835 on 5 June 2010.
  12. ^ Cypraea bistrinotata Schilder & Schilder, 1937.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216810 on 5 June 2010.
  13. ^ Cypraea broderipii Gray in Sowerby, 1832.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216832 on 5 June 2010.
  14. ^ Cypraea camelopardalis Perry, 1811.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216787 on 5 June 2010.
  15. ^ Cypraea capensis .  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=225225 on 5 June 2010.
  16. ^ Cypraea caputserpentis Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216758 on 5 June 2010.
  17. ^ Cypraea carneola Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216762 on 5 June 2010.
  18. ^ Cypraea caurica Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216822 on 5 June 2010.
  19. ^ Cypraea cernica Sowerby, 1870.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216767 on 5 June 2010.
  20. ^ Cypraea chinensis Gmelin, 1791.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216785 on 5 June 2010.
  21. ^ Cypraea cicercula Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216836 on 5 June 2010.
  22. ^ Cypraea citrina Gray, 1825.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216780 on 5 June 2010.
  23. ^ Cypraea clandestina Linnaeus, 1767.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216820 on 5 June 2010.
  24. ^ Cypraea coloba Melvill, 1888.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216830 on 5 June 2010.
  25. ^ Cypraea contaminata Sowerby, 1832.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216808 on 5 June 2010.
  26. ^ Cypraea cribellum Gaskoin, 1849.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216816 on 5 June 2010.
  27. ^ Cypraea cribraria Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216756 on 5 June 2010.
  28. ^ Cypraea cruenta .  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216774 on 5 June 2010.
  29. ^ Cypraea cylindrica Born, 1778.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216841 on 5 June 2010.
  30. ^ Cypraea depressa Gray, 1824.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216755 on 5 June 2010.
  31. ^ Cypraea diluculum Reeve, 1845.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216806 on 5 June 2010.
  32. ^ Cypraea eburnea Barnes, 1824.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216788 on 5 June 2010.
  33. ^ Cypraea edentula .  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=225228 on 5 June 2010.
  34. ^ Cypraea eglantina Duclos, 1833.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216772 on 5 June 2010.
  35. ^ Cypraea erosa Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216790 on 5 June 2010.
  36. ^ Cypraea errones Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216765 on 5 June 2010.
  37. ^ Cypraea erythraeensis Sowerby, 1837.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216792 on 5 June 2010.
  38. ^ Cypraea esontropia Duclos, 1833.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216789 on 5 June 2010.
  39. ^ Cypraea exusta Sowerby, 1832.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216796 on 5 June 2010.
  40. ^ Cypraea felina Gmelin, 1791.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216818 on 5 June 2010.
  41. ^ Cypraea fimbriata Gmelin, 1791.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216828 on 5 June 2010.
  42. ^ Cypraea fuscodentata .  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=225229 on 5 June 2010.
  43. ^ Cypraea gangranosa Dillwyn, 1817.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216813 on 5 June 2010.
  44. ^ Cypraea gaskoini Reeve, 1846.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216773 on 5 June 2010.
  45. ^ Cypraea globosa .  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216757 on 5 June 2010.
  46. ^ Cypraea globulus Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216821 on 5 June 2010.
  47. ^ Cypraea gracilis Gaskoin, 1849.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216801 on 5 June 2010.
  48. ^ Cypraea grayana Schilder, 1930.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216807 on 5 June 2010.
  49. ^ Cypraea helvola Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216839 on 5 June 2010.
  50. ^ Cypraea hirundo Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216761 on 5 June 2010.
  51. ^ Cypraea histrio Gmelin, 1791.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216781 on 5 June 2010.
  52. ^ Cypraea inocellata Gray.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216760 on 5 June 2010.
  53. ^ Cypraea interrupta Gray, 1824.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216811 on 5 June 2010.
  54. ^ Cypraea isabella Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216844 on 5 June 2010.
  55. ^ Cypraea kieneri Hidalgo, 1906.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216826 on 5 June 2010.
  56. ^ Cypraea lamarckii Gray, 1825.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216824 on 5 June 2010.
  57. ^ Cypraea lentiginosa .  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216775 on 5 June 2010.
  58. ^ Cypraea leviathan Schilder & Schilder, 1937.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216770 on 5 June 2010.
  59. ^ Cypraea lisetae Kilburn, 1975.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=572105 on 9 July 2011.
  60. ^ Cypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216763 on 5 June 2010.
  61. ^ Cypraea lurica .  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216797 on 5 June 2010.
  62. ^ Cypraea lurida Linnaeus.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224892 on 5 June 2010.
  63. ^ Cypraea lynx Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216793 on 5 June 2010.
  64. ^ Cypraea macandrewi Sowerby, 1870.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216769 on 5 June 2010.
  65. ^ Cypraea maculifera Schilder, 1932.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216842 on 5 June 2010.
  66. ^ Cypraea madagascariensis Gmelin, 1790.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216825 on 5 June 2010.
  67. ^ Cypraea mappa Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216782 on 5 June 2010.
  68. ^ Cypraea marginalis Dillwyn, 1827.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216752 on 5 June 2010.
  69. ^ Cypraea mariae Schilder, 1927.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216837 on 5 June 2010.
  70. ^ Cypraea mauritiana Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216779 on 5 June 2010.
  71. ^ Cypraea microdon Gray, 1828.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216809 on 5 June 2010.
  72. ^ Cypraea miliaris Gmelin, 1790.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216805 on 5 June 2010.
  73. ^ Cypraea moneta Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216838 on 5 June 2010.
  74. ^ Cypraea nebrites Melvill, 1888.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216829 on 5 June 2010.
  75. ^ Cypraea nivosa Broderip, 1827.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216803 on 5 June 2010.
  76. ^ Cypraea nucleus Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216778 on 5 June 2010.
  77. ^ Cypraea ocellata L..  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216759 on 5 June 2010.
  78. ^ Cypraea onyx Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216750 on 5 June 2010.
  79. ^ Cypraea owenii Sowerby, 1837.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216776 on 5 June 2010.
  80. ^ Cypraea pallida .  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216784 on 5 June 2010.
  81. ^ Cypraea poraria Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216795 on 5 June 2010.
  82. ^ Cypraea pulchra Gray, 1824.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216771 on 5 June 2010.
  83. ^ Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216804 on 5 June 2010.
  84. ^ Cypraea reticulata Martyn, 1784.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216817 on 5 June 2010.
  85. ^ Cypraea scurra Gmelin, 1791.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216802 on 5 June 2010.
  86. ^ Cypraea staphylaea Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216791 on 5 June 2010.
  87. ^ Cypraea stercoraria Linnaeus.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224260 on 5 June 2010.
  88. ^ Cypraea stolida Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216783 on 5 June 2010.
  89. ^ Cypraea talpa Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216751 on 5 June 2010.
  90. ^ Cypraea teres Gmelin, 1791.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216814 on 5 June 2010.
  91. ^ Cypraea testudinaria Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216754 on 5 June 2010.
  92. ^ Cypraea teuleri Cazenavette, 1845.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216753 on 5 June 2010.
  93. ^ Cypraea thomasi Crosse, 1865.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216831 on 5 June 2010.
  94. ^ Cypraea turdus Lamarck, 1810.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216833 on 5 June 2010.
  95. ^ Cypraea ursellus Gmelin, 1791.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216840 on 5 June 2010.
  96. ^ Cypraea vitellus Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216827 on 5 June 2010.
  97. ^ Cypraea walkeri Sowerby, 1832.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216834 on 5 June 2010.
  98. ^ Cypraea zebra Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=456730 on 5 June 2010.
  99. ^ Cypraea ziczac Linnaeus, 1758.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216800 on 5 June 2010.
  100. ^ Cypraea zonaria Gmelin.  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224262 on 5 June 2010.

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