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Houart R. 2003. Two new muricids (Gastropoda: Muricidae) from west Africa. Novapex 4(2-3): 51-56.
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Muricopsis haidari Houart, 2003 (original description)
Vaughtia squamata Houart, 2003 (original description)
Dakar for Muricopsis haidari Houart, 2003 
Mauritanian Exclusive Economic Zone for Vaughtia squamata Houart, 2003 
Holotype MNHN 4539, locality Mauritanian Exclusive Economic Zone, identified as Vaughtia squamata Houart, 2003
Holotype MNHN 4545, locality Dakar, identified as Muricopsis haidari Houart, 2003
 Etymology

From the Latin squamata: scaly. [details]

 Etymology

Named after Mr. Haidar El ALi, Director of the Oceanium of Dakar.  [details]