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Pustularia (gastropod)

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Cypraeoidea
Phylum  Mollusca
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Cypraeidae
Rank  Genus
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Similar  Pustularia cicercula, Pustularia bistrinotata, Pustularia globulus, Palmadusta, Erronea

Pustularia is a small genus of medium-sized sea snails or cowries, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Cypraeidae, the cowries.

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Distribution

These sea snails are found along the coast of East Africa, Australia, Hawaii, the Philippines, the Red Sea and in the Indo-Pacific region in general.

Species

Species within the genus Pustularia include:

  • Pustularia bistrinotata Schilder & Schilder, 1937
  • Pustularia bistrinotata bistrinotata Schilder, F.A. & M. Schilder, 1937 Twice-triple-spotted cowry
  • Pustularia bistrinotata keelingensis Schilder, F.A. & M. Schilder, 1940
  • Pustularia bistrinotata mediocris Schilder, F.A. & M. Schilder, 1938 <:small> Mediocre bistrinotata
  • Pustularia bistrinotata sublaevis childer, F.A. & M. Schilder, 1938 Almost smooth bistrinotata
  • Pustularia bolarioides
  • Pustularia bronca
  • Pustularia catinoides
  • Pustularia catinus
  • Pustularia chiapponii Lorenz, 1999
  • Pustularia cicercula (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Pustularia cicercula cicercula (Linnaeus, 1758) : Chick-pea cowry
  • Pustularia cicercula margarita (Dillwyn, 1817)
  • Pustularia cicercula takahashii Moretzsohn, F., 2007
  • Pustularia coronaria
  • Pustularia cupularis
  • Pustularia gigantea
  • Pustularia globulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Pustularia globulus brevirostris Schilder, F.A. & M. Schilder, 1938  : Short-beaked Globulus
  • Pustularia globulus globulus (Linnaeus, 1758): Globular chick-pea cowry
  • Pustularia globulus sphaeridium Schilder, F.A. & M. Schilder, 1938
  • Pustularia jandeprezi Poppe & Martin, 1997 (synonym : Pustularia bistrinotata jandeprezi)
  • Pustularia lecithina
  • Pustularia macrocalyx
  • Pustularia margarita (Dillwyn, 1817) : Pearl cowry
  • Pustularia margarita africana Lorenz, F. Jr. & A. Hubert, 1993
  • Pustularia margarita tuamotensis Lorenz, F. Jr. & A. Hubert, 1993
  • Pustularia mauiensis (Burgess, 1967) Maui chick-pea cowry (endemic to Hawaii)
  • Pustularia mauiensis mauiensis (Burgess, C.M., 1967
  • Pustularia mauiensis wattsii (Lorenz, F. Jr., 2000)
  • Pustularia micropus
  • Pustularia ochracea
  • Pustularia patavina
  • Pustularia radula
  • Pustulariarepanda
  • Pustularia riparia
  • Pustularia rosea
  • Pustularia spiralis
  • Pustularia sundaica
  • Pustularia tessellata
  • Pustularia vesiculosa
  • Pustularia violaceonigra
  • Pustularia wattsi Lorenz, 2000
  • Species brought into synonymy
  • Pustularia childreni (Gray, 1825): synonym of Ipsa childreni (J. E. Gray, 1825)
  • Pustularia tuamotensis Lorenz & Huber, 1993: synonym of Pustularia margarita var. tuamotensis Lorenz & Huber, 1993 accepted as Pustularia margarita (Dillwyn, 1817)
  • References

    Pustularia (gastropod) Wikipedia


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