| Cypraea tigris, Chestnut cowrie, Measled cowrie|
Cypraea is a genus of medium-sized to large sea snails or cowries, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Cypraeidae, the cowries.
Species within the genus Cypraea include:† Cypraea ficoides (Hutton, 1873)
Cypraea pantherina Lightfoot, 1786
Cypraea porcellus Brocchi, 1814
Cypraea tigris Linnaeus, 1758
Cypraea contrastriata Perry, 1811 (synonyms: Arestorides argus contrastriata (Perry, 1811); Cypraea argus contrastriata Perry, 1811; Talparia argus contrastriata (Perry, 1811) )
Almost all species previously belonging to Cypraea have been reassigned to other genera within the family Cypraeidae.