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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Gastropoda (class)  »  Littorinimorpha (order)  »  Ovulidae (family)

CAAB Code: 24 156070 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Kurodaovula wakayamaensis    (Cate & Azuma in Cate, 1973)
CAAB category: 24 - Mollusca - Gastropoda
Family: Ovulidae (allied cowries) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: [an allied cowrie]
Recent Synonyms: Kurodavolva wakayamaensis
Phenacovolva wakayamaensis
Organism Type: an allied cowrie
Taxon Notes:The genus spelling is Kurodavolva in WoRMS and Lorenz & Felse, 2009, but it was originally published as Kurodaovula Azuma, 1987, so we follow that spelling here.
Parent Codes
(if any)
24 156911
World Register of Marine Species accepted 2017-02-28 view at WoRMS - potential occurrences at OBIS
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Lorenz, F. Fehse, D., 2009. The living Ovulidae. A manual of the families of allied cowries: Ovulidae, Pediculariidae and Eocypraeidae. ConchBooks, Heckenheim, Germany 651pp.
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.

Record details

Record entered on 31-Aug-2012 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 8-Mar-2019 12:36 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update distribution
Modification history:
04-OCT-2012: correct spelling (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Kurodavolva)
08-MAR-2019: update distribution (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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