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Cassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791)

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Buccinum maculosum Gmelin, 1791 (invalid: junior homonym of Buccinum maculosum Martyn, 1784)
Buccinum tessellatum Gmelin, 1791 (original combination)
Cassis (Cassis) tessellata (Gmelin, 1791)· accepted, alternate representation
Cassis spinosa Gronovius, 1781 (unavailable name: published in a work rejected by ICZN Opinion 261; made available by Deshayes (1844))
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Cassis tessellata (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed at: on 2020-05-29
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original description  (of Buccinum maculosum Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at
page(s): 3476 [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Afonso, J.P.; Brandào, M. (Ed.). (S.a.). Conchas e Moluscos de Angola = Coquillages et Mollusques d'Angola. [Shells and molluscs of Angola]. Universidade Agostinho / Elf Aquitaine Angola: Angola. 140 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Rolán E., 2005. Malacological Fauna From The Cape Verde Archipelago. Part 1, Polyplacophora and Gastropoda. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Bernard, P.A. (Ed.) (1984). Coquillages du Gabon [Shells of Gabon]. Pierre A. Bernard: Libreville, Gabon. 140, 75 plates pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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