WoRMS taxon details

Murex Linnaeus, 1758

138196  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138196)

accepted
Genus
Murex tribulus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Aranea Perry, 1810 (Invalid: junior homonym of Aranea Linnaeus, 1758 [Arachnida])
Murex (Murex) Linnaeus, 1758· accepted, alternate representation
Murex (Promurex) Ponder & Vokes, 1988· accepted, alternate representation
Muricites Schlotheim, 1820 † (Invalid under Art. 20: name established for fossils, formed by adding the suffix -ites to the genus name Murex.)
Species Murex acanthostephes R. B. Watson, 1883
Species Murex aduncospinosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841
Species Murex africanus Ponder & Vokes, 1988
Species Murex altispira Ponder & Vokes, 1988
Species Murex antelmei Viader, 1938
Species Murex brevispina Lamarck, 1822
Species Murex carbonnieri (Jousseaume, 1881)
Species Murex concinnus Reeve, 1845
Species Murex coppingeri E. A. Smith, 1884
Species Murex djarianensis K. Martin, 1895
Species Murex echinodes Houart, 2011
Species Murex falsitribulus Ponder & Vokes, 1988
Species Murex forskoehlii Röding, 1798
Species Murex huangi Houart, 2010
Species Murex hystricosus Houart & Dharma, 2001
Species Murex indicus Houart, 2011
Species Murex kerslakae Ponder & Vokes, 1988
Species Murex megapex Neubert, 1998
Species Murex noae Holten, 1802 †
Species Murex occa G. B. Sowerby II, 1834
Species Murex pecten Lightfoot, 1786
Species Murex philippinensis Parth, 1994
Species Murex protocrassus Houart, 1990
Species Murex queenslandicus Ponder & Vokes, 1988
Species Murex salomonensis Parth, 1994
Species Murex scolopax Dillwyn, 1817
Species Murex somalicus Parth, 1990
Species Murex spectabilis Ponder & Vokes, 1988
Species Murex spicatus Ponder & Vokes, 1988
Species Murex spinastreptos Houart, 2010
Species Murex surinamensis Okutani, 1982
Species Murex tenuirostrum Lamarck, 1822
Species Murex ternispina Lamarck, 1822
Species Murex textilis Gabb, 1873 †
Species Murex trapa Röding, 1798
Species Murex tribulus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Murex troscheli Lischke, 1868

Species Murex buccinatus Voigt, 1834 (nomen dubium)
Species Murex savignyus Delle Chiaje, 1828 (nomen dubium, an unrecognizable species of Triphoridae)
Species Murex sexcostatus Lamarck, 1816 (nomen dubium, Considered doubtful at the moment (name and/or placement))
Species Murex torulosum Linnaeus, 1767 (nomen dubium)
Species Murex trigonularis Lamarck, 1822 (nomen dubium)
Species Murex tuberculatus Linnaeus, 1767 (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Murex (Murex) Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Murex Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Murex (Murex) acanthostephes R. B. Watson, 1883 represented as Murex acanthostephes R. B. Watson, 1883
  » Species Murex (Murex) aduncospinosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 represented as Murex aduncospinosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841
  » Species Murex (Murex) africanus Ponder & Vokes, 1988 represented as Murex africanus Ponder & Vokes, 1988
  » Species Murex (Murex) altispira Ponder & Vokes, 1988 represented as Murex altispira Ponder & Vokes, 1988
  » Species Murex (Murex) brevispina Lamarck, 1822 represented as Murex brevispina Lamarck, 1822
  » Species Murex (Murex) carbonnieri (Jousseaume, 1881) represented as Murex carbonnieri (Jousseaume, 1881)
  » Species Murex (Murex) concinnus Reeve, 1845 represented as Murex concinnus Reeve, 1845
  » Species Murex (Murex) coppingeri E. A. Smith, 1884 represented as Murex coppingeri E. A. Smith, 1884
  » Species Murex (Murex) djarianensis K. Martin, 1895 represented as Murex djarianensis K. Martin, 1895
  » Species Murex (Murex) echinodes Houart, 2011 represented as Murex echinodes Houart, 2011
  » Species Murex (Murex) falsitribulus Ponder & Vokes, 1988 represented as Murex falsitribulus Ponder & Vokes, 1988
  » Species Murex (Murex) forskoehlii Röding, 1798 represented as Murex forskoehlii Röding, 1798
  » Species Murex (Murex) huangi Houart, 2010 represented as Murex huangi Houart, 2010
  » Species Murex (Murex) hystricosus Houart & Dharma, 2001 represented as Murex hystricosus Houart & Dharma, 2001
  » Species Murex (Murex) indicus Houart, 2011 represented as Murex indicus Houart, 2011
  » Species Murex (Murex) kerslakae Ponder & Vokes, 1988 represented as Murex kerslakae Ponder & Vokes, 1988
  » Species Murex (Murex) occa G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 represented as Murex occa G. B. Sowerby II, 1834
  » Species Murex (Murex) pecten Lightfoot, 1786 represented as Murex pecten Lightfoot, 1786
  » Species Murex (Murex) philippinensis Parth, 1994 represented as Murex philippinensis Parth, 1994
  » Species Murex (Murex) queenslandicus Ponder & Vokes, 1988 represented as Murex queenslandicus Ponder & Vokes, 1988
  » Species Murex (Murex) salomonensis Parth, 1994 represented as Murex salomonensis Parth, 1994
  » Species Murex (Murex) scolopax Dillwyn, 1817 represented as Murex scolopax Dillwyn, 1817
  » Species Murex (Murex) somalicus Parth, 1990 represented as Murex somalicus Parth, 1990
  » Species Murex (Murex) spectabilis Ponder & Vokes, 1988 represented as Murex spectabilis Ponder & Vokes, 1988
  » Species Murex (Murex) spicatus Ponder & Vokes, 1988 represented as Murex spicatus Ponder & Vokes, 1988
  » Species Murex (Murex) spinastreptos Houart, 2010 represented as Murex spinastreptos Houart, 2010
  » Species Murex (Murex) surinamensis Okutani, 1982 represented as Murex surinamensis Okutani, 1982
  » Species Murex (Murex) tenuirostrum Lamarck, 1822 represented as Murex tenuirostrum Lamarck, 1822
  » Species Murex (Murex) ternispina Lamarck, 1822 represented as Murex ternispina Lamarck, 1822
  » Species Murex (Murex) trapa Röding, 1798 represented as Murex trapa Röding, 1798
  » Species Murex (Murex) tribulus Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Murex tribulus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Murex (Murex) troscheli Lischke, 1868 represented as Murex troscheli Lischke, 1868
  » Species Murex (Murex) tunghaiensis Shikama & Oishi, 1977 accepted as Vokesimurex malabaricus (E. A. Smith, 1894)
Subgenus Murex (Promurex) Ponder & Vokes, 1988 represented as Murex Linnaeus, 1758

Subgenus Murex (Bathymurex) accepted as Paziella (Paziella) Jousseaume, 1880 represented as Paziella Jousseaume, 1880
Subgenus Murex (Bolinus) accepted as Bolinus Pusch, 1837
Subgenus Murex (Chicoreus) Montfort, 1810 accepted as Chicoreus Montfort, 1810
Subgenus Murex (Fusus) Helbling, 1779 accepted as Cumia Bivona-Bernardi, 1838
Subgenus Murex (Haustellum) accepted as Haustellum Schumacher, 1817
Subgenus Murex (Murexsul) accepted as Murexsul Iredale, 1915
Subgenus Murex (Muricidea) Swainson, 1840 accepted as Muricidea Swainson, 1840 accepted as Trophon Montfort, 1810
Subgenus Murex (Ocenebra) accepted as Ocenebra Gray, 1847
Subgenus Murex (Ocinebra) accepted as Ocenebra Gray, 1847
  » Species Murex (Ocinebra) brachys Melvill & Standen, 1896 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Murex (Ocinebra) alboangulatus E. A. Smith, 1890 accepted as Coralliophila alboangulata (E. A. Smith, 1890) (basionym)
  » Species Murex (Ocinebra) benedictus Melvill & Standen, 1895 accepted as Cytharomorula benedicta (Melvill & Standen, 1895)
  » Species Murex (Ocinebra) darrosensis E. A. Smith, 1884 accepted as Pascula darrosensis (E. A. Smith, 1884) (original combination)
  » Species Murex (Ocinebra) marjoriae Melvill & Standen, 1903 accepted as Favartia marjoriae (Melvill & Standen, 1903) (basionym)
  » Species Murex (Ocinebra) patruelis E. A. Smith, 1890 accepted as Coralliophila patruelis (E. A. Smith, 1890) (basionym)
  » Species Murex (Ocinebra) salmoneus Melvill & Standen, 1899 accepted as Favartia salmonea (Melvill & Standen, 1899) (basionym)
  » Species Murex (Ocinebra) sanctaehelenae E. A. Smith, 1890 accepted as Pteropurpura sanctaehelenae (E. A. Smith, 1890) (basionym)
Subgenus Murex (Phyllonotus) accepted as Chicoreus (Phyllonotus) Swainson, 1833 accepted as Phyllonotus Swainson, 1833
Subgenus Murex (Poropteron) accepted as Pteropurpura (Poropteron) Jousseaume, 1880 accepted as Poropteron Jousseaume, 1880
  » Species Murex (Poropteron) robustus Verco, 1895 accepted as Tripterotyphis robustus (Verco, 1895) (original combination)
Subgenus Murex (Pseudomurex) accepted as Pseudomurex Monterosato, 1872 accepted as Coralliophila H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Subgenus Murex (Pteronotus) accepted as Pterynotus Swainson, 1833 (Pteronotus is an (invalid) alternate original spelling of Pterynotus)
  » Species Murex (Pteronotus) cordismei R. B. Watson, 1883 accepted as Prototyphis angasi (Crosse, 1863) (synonym)
  » Species Murex (Pteronotus) eos Hutton, 1873 accepted as Prototyphis eos (Hutton, 1873) (basionym)
  » Species Murex (Pteronotus) loebbeckei Kobelt, 1879 accepted as Chicoreus loebbeckei (Kobelt, 1879) (basionym)
  » Species Murex (Pteronotus) phaneus Dall, 1889 accepted as Timbellus phaneus (Dall, 1889) (original combination)
  » Species Murex (Pteronotus) pygmaeus Bush, 1893 accepted as Timbellus phaneus (Dall, 1889) (invalid: junior homonym of Muricites pygmaeus Schlotheim, 1820; Pterynotus bushae is a replacement name)
  » Species Murex (Pteronotus) tristichus Dall, 1889 accepted as Timbellus havanensis (Vokes, 1970) (invalid: junior homonym of Murex tristichus Beyrich, 1854; Pterynotus havanensis is a replacement name)
Subgenus Murex (Pterynotus) accepted as Pterynotus Swainson, 1833
Subgenus Murex (Siratus) Jousseaume, 1880 accepted as Siratus Jousseaume, 1880
Subgenus Murex (Timbellus) de Gregorio, 1885 accepted as Timbellus de Gregorio, 1885 (original rank as subgenus)
Subgenus Murex (Tribulus) accepted as Tribulus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853
Subgenus Murex (Typhis) accepted as Typhis Montfort, 1810
Species Murex abyssicola Crosse, 1865 accepted as Dermomurex abyssicolus (Crosse, 1865)
Species Murex acanthophorus Monterosato, 1875 accepted as Ocinebrina hispidula (Pallary, 1904) accepted as Ocenebra hispidula (Pallary, 1904) (nomen nudum)
Species Murex acanthophorus (A. Adams, 1863) accepted as Ocenebra acanthophora (A. Adams, 1863) accepted as Ocinebrellus acanthophorus (A. Adams, 1863) (recombination)
Species Murex acanthopterus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Pterochelus acanthopterus (Lamarck, 1816) (original combination)
Species Murex accinctus Montagu, 1808 accepted as Kurtziella accinctus (Montagu, 1808) (original combination)
Species Murex aciculatus Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Ocinebrina aciculata (Lamarck, 1822) (original combination)
Species Murex aciculiger Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Ceratostoma monoceros (G. B. Sowerby II, 1841) (synonym)
Species Murex aculeatus Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Chicoreus aculeatus (Lamarck, 1822) (original combination)
Species Murex aculeatus W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Muricopsis zeteki Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1951 (invalid: junior homonym of Murex aculeatus Lamarck, 1822; Murex dubius is a replacement name)
Species Murex acuminatus Pennant, 1777 accepted as Bittium reticulatum (da Costa, 1778) (dubious synonym)
Species Murex adamsi G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 accepted as Hexaplex angularis (Lamarck, 1822) (synonym)
Species Murex adamsii Kobelt, 1877 accepted as Dermomurex alabastrum (A. Adams, 1864)
Species Murex aduncus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 accepted as Pteropurpura falcata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1834) accepted as Ocinebrellus falcatus (G. B. Sowerby II, 1834) (synonym)
Species Murex adustus Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Chicoreus brunneus (Link, 1807) (synonym)
Species Murex adversus Montagu, 1803 accepted as Marshallora adversa (Montagu, 1803) (original combination)
Species Murex afer Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Afer afer (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
Species Murex affinis Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chicoreus (Triplex) torrefactus (Sowerby, 1841) represented as Chicoreus torrefactus (G. B. Sowerby II, 1841) (synonym)
Species Murex aguayoi Clench & Pérez Farfante, 1945 accepted as Siratus aguayoi (Clench & Pérez Farfante, 1945) (original combination)
Species Murex alabaster Reeve, 1845 accepted as Siratus alabaster (Reeve, 1845) (original combination)
Species Murex alabastrum A. Adams, 1864 accepted as Dermomurex alabastrum (A. Adams, 1864) (original combination)
Species Murex alatus Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 accepted as Pterochelus acanthopterus (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym)
Species Murex alatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 accepted as Pterochelus triformis (Reeve, 1845) (synonym)
Species Murex alfredensis Bartsch, 1915 accepted as Favartia alfredensis (Bartsch, 1915) (original combination)
Species Murex alocatus Robillard, 1873 accepted as Pterynotus barclayanus (H. Adams, 1873) (synonym)
Species Murex alucaster Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Cerithium alucastrum (Brocchi, 1814)
Species Murex aluchensis Nardo, 1847 accepted as Cerithium vulgatum Bruguière, 1792 (synonym)
Species Murex aluco Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Pseudovertagus aluco (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Murex alucoides Blainville, 1829 accepted as Coralliophila squamosa (Bivona Ant. in Bivona And., 1838) accepted as Hirtomurex squamosus (Bivona Ant. in Bivona And., 1838) (Invalid: junior homonym of Murex alucoides Olivi, 1792 [Cerithiidae])
Species Murex alucoides Olivi, 1792 accepted as Cerithium vulgatum Bruguière, 1792 (synonym)
Species Murex alutaceus Menke, 1829 accepted as Vitularia miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) (synonym)
Species Murex alveatus Kiener, 1842 accepted as Favartia alveata (Kiener, 1842) (original combination)
Species Murex ambiguus Reeve, 1845 accepted as Hexaplex ambiguus (Reeve, 1845) (original combination)
Species Murex amplustre Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Latirus amplustre (Dillwyn, 1817) (original combination)
Species Murex ananus Hinds, 1844 accepted as Hexaplex rosarium (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Species Murex angasi Tryon, 1880 accepted as Rolandiella umbilicata (Tenison Woods, 1876) (synonym)
Species Murex angistoma Kuster, 1869 accepted as Favartia incisa (Broderip, 1833) (synonyn)
Species Murex angularis Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Hexaplex angularis (Lamarck, 1822) (original combination)
Species Murex angulatus Donovan, 1804 accepted as Propebela turricula (Montagu, 1803) (dubious synonym)
Species Murex anguliferus Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Chicoreus virgineus (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Species Murex angulosus Brocchi, 1814 † accepted as Janiopsis angulosa (Brocchi, 1814) † (original combination)
Species Murex angustus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Dolicholatirus lancea (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Murex anniae M. Smith, 1940 accepted as Vokesimurex anniae (M. Smith, 1940) (original combination)
Species Murex ansatus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Fusinus ansatus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Murex antillarum Hinds, 1844 accepted as Siratus articulatus (Reeve, 1845) (doubtful synonym)
Species Murex antiquus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Neptunea antiqua (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Murex anus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Distorsio anus (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Murex approximatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 accepted as Chicoreus brevifrons (Lamarck, 1822) (synonym)
Species Murex aradasii Monterosato in Poirier, 1883 accepted as Murexsul aradasii (Monterosato in Poirier, 1883) (original combination)
Species Murex aranea Blainville in Kiener, 1842 accepted as Chicoreus cornucervi (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Species Murex arenarius Clench & Pérez Farfante, 1945 accepted as Chicoreus florifer (Reeve, 1846) (synonym)
Species Murex argo Clench & Pérez Farfante, 1945 accepted as Chicoreus spectrum (Reeve, 1846)
Species Murex argus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Argobuccinum pustulosum (Lightfoot, 1786) (synonym)
Species Murex argyna Mörch, 1852 accepted as Chicoreus (Triplex) palmarosae (Lamarck, 1822) represented as Chicoreus palmarosae (Lamarck, 1822) (synonym)
Species Murex armatus A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Murexsul armatus (A. Adams, 1854) (original combination)
Species Murex armigerus Settepassi, 1970 accepted as Hexaplex trunculus (Linnaeus, 1758) (not available, published in a work which does not consistently use binominal nomenclature (ICZN art. 11.4))
Species Murex articulatus Reeve, 1845 accepted as Siratus articulatus (Reeve, 1845) (original combination)
Species Murex aruanus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Syrinx aruanus (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Murex asper Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Rhinoclavis aspera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Murex asperrimus Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Phyllonotus pomum (Gmelin, 1791) (invalid: junior homonym of Murex asperrimus Gmelin, 1791)
Species Murex atratus Born, 1778 accepted as Cerithium atratum (Born, 1778) (original combination)
Species Murex attenuatus Montagu, 1803 accepted as Mangelia attenuata (Montagu, 1803) (original combination)
Species Murex australiensis A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Chicoreus (Triplex) brunneus (Link, 1807) represented as Chicoreus brunneus (Link, 1807) (synonym)
Species Murex australis Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 accepted as Chicoreus denudatus (Perry, 1811) (synonym)
Species Murex australis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Pelicaria vermis (Martyn, 1784)
Species Murex axicornis Lamarck, 1822 accepted as Chicoreus axicornis (Lamarck, 1822) (original combination)
Species Murex babingtoni G. B. Sowerby III, 1892 accepted as Vaughtia babingtoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1892) (original combination)
Species Murex babylonius Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Turris babylonia (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Murex badius Reeve, 1845 accepted as Orania badia (Reeve, 1845) (original combination)
Species Murex baeticus Reeve, 1845 accepted as Ocenebra edwardsii (Payraudeau, 1826) (synonym)
Species Murex balteatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 accepted as Favartia balteata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1841) (original combination)
Species Murex bamffius Donovan, 1804 accepted as Boreotrophon clathratus (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Murex bandarius Perry, 1811 accepted as Pugilina morio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Murex bandatus Perry, 1811 accepted as Pugilina morio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Murex banksii G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 accepted as Chicoreus banksii (G. B. Sowerby II, 1841) (original combination)
Species Murex bantamensis Martin, 1895 accepted as Vokesimurex multiplicatus bantamensis (Martin, 1895) represented as Vokesimurex multiplicatus (G. B. Sowerby III, 1895) (original combination)
Species Murex barclayi Reeve, 1858 accepted as Naquetia barclayi (Reeve, 1858) (original combination)
Species Murex beauii P. Fischer & Bernardi, 1857 accepted as Siratus beauii (P. Fischer & Bernardi, 1857) (original combination)
Species Murex beckii Philippi, 1847 accepted as Hexaplex rosarium (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Species Murex bednalli Brazier, 1878 accepted as Timbellus bednalli (Brazier, 1878) (original combination)
Species Murex belcheri Hinds, 1843 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex bellegladeensis E. H. Vokes, 1963 † (unaccepted)
Species Murex bellegladensis [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Murex bellus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex benedictinus Lobbecke, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex benoiti Tiberi, 1855 (unaccepted)
Species Murex bicarinatus W. Wood, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Murex bicolor Thiele, 1929 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Murex bicolor Risso, 1826)
Species Murex bicolor Valenciennes, 1832 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex bicolor Risso, 1826)
Species Murex bicolor Cantraine, 1835 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex bicolor Risso, 1826 and Murex bicolor Valenciennes, 1832)
Species Murex bicolor Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex bicristatus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Murex bifasciatus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex bipinnatus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex bipunctatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex bituberculatus Baker, 1891 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex blainvillei [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling of Murex blainvillii Payraudeau, 1826)
Species Murex blainvillii Payraudeau, 1826 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex blakeanus Vokes, 1967 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex bobyini Kosuge, 1983 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex boivini Kiener, 1842 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex bojadorensis Locard, 1897 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex bombayanus Melvill, 1893 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex borealis Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex bourguignati Poirier, 1883 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex boveus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex bracteatus Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex branchi Clench, 1953 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex brandariformis Locard, 1886 (unaccepted)
Species Murex brandaris Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex brasiliensis G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex brassica Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex brazieri Angas, 1878 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex breviculus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex brevifrons Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex briskasii A. H. Verrill, 1953 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex brocchii Monterosato, 1872 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex brocchii Cantraine, 1835)
Species Murex broderipii Michelotti, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex brunneus (Link, 1807) (unaccepted)
Species Murex bufo Bruguière, 1792 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex bufonia Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex burnetti Adams & Reeve, 1849 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex burryi Clench & Pérez Farfante, 1945 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex buxeus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cabritii Bernardi, 1859 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cailleti Petit de la Saussaye, 1856 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex calcar Kiener, 1842 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex calcar J. de C. Sowerby, 1823, and M. calcar Scacchi, 1835; M. tenuivaricosus and Chicoreus carioca are replacement names)
Species Murex calcarius Dunker, 1860 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex calfius Brusina, 1870 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex californicus Hinds, 1884 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex caliginosus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex canaliculatus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex canaliferus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cancellatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cancellinus Lamarck, 1803 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex candidus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex capensis G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex capitellum Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex capucinus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex carduus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex carica Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex carinatus Pennant, 1777 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cariniferus Sowerby G.B. II, 1834 (unaccepted)
Species Murex cariosus Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex cariosus Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Murex cariosus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, new combination)
Species Murex castaneus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex castus A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cataphractus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cataphractus Brocchi, 1814 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex caudatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex caudiculus Brusina, 1870 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cellulosa Conrad, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex centrifuga Hinds, 1844 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex ceramicus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cerata Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cervicornis Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex chrysostoma G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex ciboney Clench & Pérez Farfante, 1945 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cichoreum Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cingulatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cinguliferus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Murex cinosurus Chiereghini in Nardo, 1847 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cirrosus Hinds, 1844 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex citrinus M. Smith, 1940 (unaccepted)
Species Murex clathratus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex clausii Dunker, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Murex clava Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex clavator Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex clavisherculis Röding, 1798 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex clavus Kiener, 1842 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex clenchi Carcelles, 1953 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cnissodus Euthyme, 1889 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex coccineus Lesson, 1844 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex coccineus A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex coccineus Lesson, 1844)
Species Murex cochlidium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex colpos Dall in Burch, 1955 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex columbarium Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex colus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex concatenata Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex conditus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex confusa Brazier, 1877 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex conglobatus Michelotti, 1841 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex consuelae Vokes, 1963 (unaccepted, unjustified emendation)
Species Murex consul Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex contrarius Linnaeus, 1771 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex conulus Olivi, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Murex corallinus Scacchi, 1836 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex coreanicum A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex corneus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cornutus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex corona Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex coronatus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex coronatus Monterosato in Franceschini, 1906 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex coronatus Born, 1778 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex corrugatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex costatus Pennant, 1777 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex costatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex costatus Pennant, 1777)
Species Murex costatus Born, 1778 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex costatus Pennant, 1777)
Species Murex costellifer Sowerby J. de C., 1832 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex costularis Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex costulatus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Murex cracherodi G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Murex crassilabrum G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex crassispina Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym - in part.)
Species Murex crassivaricosa Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex crassus Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex crassus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex crassus Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Murex craticulatus Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex craticulatus Linnaeus, 1758 sensu Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Murex craticulatus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Murex crawfordi G. B. Sowerby III, 1892 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex crenifer Montrouzier, 1861 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex crispata Holton, 1802 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex crispus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cristatus Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cristatus Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex crocatus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex crossei Lienard, 1873 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex crouchi G. B. Sowerby III, 1894 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cumingii A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex curvirostris Wood, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Murex cuspidatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cuspidiferus Dall, 1924 (unaccepted)
Species Murex cutaceus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cyacantha G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cyclopterus Millet, 1865 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cyclopus (Monterosato, 1884) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex cyclostoma G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex cyrilli Scacchi, 1833 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex damicornis Hedley, 1903 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex dearmatus Odhner, 1922 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex decollatus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex decussatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex decussatus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex decussatus Gmelin, 1791)
Species Murex delicatus M. Smith, 1940 (unaccepted)
Species Murex densus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex dentatus Anton, 1838 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex dentifer R. B. Watson, 1883 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex depressospinosus Dunker, 1869 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex despectus A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex despectus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex diadema Aradas & Benoit, 1876 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex diadema A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex diaphanus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex dichrous Tapparone Canefri, 1880 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex digitatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex dilectus A. Adams, 1855 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex diomedaea Dall, 1908 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex dipsacus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex distinctus Cristofori & Jan, 1832 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex dolarium Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex doliare Brocchi, 1814 † (unaccepted)
Species Murex dollfusi Lamy, 1938 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex donmoorei Bullis, 1964 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex dorbignyi (Payraudeau, 1826) (unaccepted)
Species Murex draco Röding, 1798 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex dubius G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex dubius Dillwyn, 1817; Muricopsis zeteki is a replacement name)
Species Murex ducalis Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex dufrenoyi Grateloup, 1845 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex dumosus de Stefani, 1875 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex dunkeri Krauss, 1848 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex duplicatus Pusch, 1837 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex duplicatus Donovan, 1804)
Species Murex duplicatus Donovan, 1800 (unaccepted)
Species Murex duplicatus Mörch, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex duthiersi Vélain, 1877 (unaccepted)
Species Murex echinatus Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex ednae M. Smith, 1940 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex edwardsi [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling of Murex edwardsii Payraudeau, 1826)
Species Murex edwardsii (Payraudeau, 1826) (unaccepted)
Species Murex effosus Solander, 1766 † (unaccepted)
Species Murex elegans Donovan, 1804 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex elegans G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex elegans Donovan, 1804; Chicoreus perelegans is a replacement name)
Species Murex elenensis Dall, 1909 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex elongatus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex elongatus Lightfoot, 1786 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex emarginatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex emarginatus Donovan, 1804 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex embryoliratus P. J. Fischer, 1927 † (unaccepted)
Species Murex endermonis E. A. Smith, 1875 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex endivia Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex eos Hutton, 1873 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex erinaceoides Valenciennes, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex erinaceus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Murex erithrostomus Dufo, 1840 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex erosus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex erroneus Monterosato in Poirier, 1883 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex erythraeus P. Fischer, 1870 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex erythrostoma Swainson, 1840 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex erythrostomus Swainson, 1831 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex espinosus Hutton, 1885 (unaccepted, basionym)
Species Murex espinosus Macpherson, 1959 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Murex espinosus Hutton, 1886)
Species Murex esychus Dall, 1925 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex euracanthus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex eurypteron Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex eurystomus Swainson, 1833 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex exfoliatus (G.B. Sowerby II, 1882) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex exiguus Kiener, 1842 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Murex exiguus Broderip, 1833; Murex kieneri is a replacement name)
Species Murex exiguus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex exiguus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex exiguus Broderip, 1833; M. mundus is a replacement name)
Species Murex exiguus Garrett, 1857 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex exiguus Broderip, 1833; Murex garrettii is a replacement name)
Species Murex eximius Brazier, 1877 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex eximius Bellardi, 1872)
Species Murex expansus G. B. Sowerby II, 1860 (unaccepted)
Species Murex exquisitus G. B. Sowerby III, 1904 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex falcatiformis Thiele, 1925 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex falcatus Sandri & Danilo, 1856 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex falcatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex fallax E. A. Smith, 1901 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex fasciatus (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fasciatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fasciatus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fasciatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex fasciatus Gmelin, 1791; Tritonalia inermicosta is a replacement name)
Species Murex femorale Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex fenestella Schröter, 1805 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fenestrata Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex ferrugineus Eschscholtz, 1829 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex ferrugo Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex festivus Hinds, 1844 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex ficus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex ficus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, non Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Murex fimbriatus A. Adams, 1854 (not Brocchi) (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fimbriatus Lamarck, 1822 (not Brocchi) (unaccepted)
Species Murex fimbriatus Mawe, 1823 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex finlayi Clench, 1955 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fiscellum Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex fistulatus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Muricites fistulatus Schlotheim, 1820)
Species Murex flavidus Jousseaume, 1874 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex flexirostris Melvill, 1898 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex florifer Reeve, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex foliatus Schumacher, 1817 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex foliatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex fontainei Tryon, 1880 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex foraminiferus Tapparone Canefri in Kobelt, 1877 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex forceps Perry, 1811 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex formosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex fortis Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fortispinna François, 1891 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fournieri Crosse, 1861 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex foveolata Hinds, 1844 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex foveolatus Pease, 1869 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex foveolatus Hinds, 1844; Murex peasei is a replacement name)
Species Murex fricki Crosse, 1865 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex frondosus sensu Martini Mörch, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fruticosus Gould, 1849 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fucus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex fulvescens G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex funafutiensis Hedley, 1899 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex funiculatus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex funiculatus Defrance, 1827)
Species Murex funiculus Wood, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Murex fuscatus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Murex fuscus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex fusiformis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex fusulus Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex fusus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex galapagana Emerson & D'Attilio, 1970 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex galea Dillwyn, 1823 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex gallica Dollfus, 1926 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex gallicus Dollfus, 1923 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex gallinago G. B. Sowerby III, 1903 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex gambiensis Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex garciai Petuch, 1987 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex garrettii Pease, 1868 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex gaza M. Smith, 1940 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex gemma G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex gibbosus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex gibbosus Born, 1778 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex gibbulus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex girisus de Gregorio, 1885 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex globosus Emmons, 1858 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex glyptus M. Smith, 1938 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex goniophorus Euthyme, 1889 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex gracilis Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex gracilis Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex granosus Helbling, 1779 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex granulatus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Murex gravidus Hinds, 1844 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex gubbi Reeve, 1849 (unaccepted)
Species Murex gundlachi Dunker, 1883 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex gyrinoides Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex gyrinus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex hamatus Hinds, 1844 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex haneti Petit de la Saussaye, 1856 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex hanleyi Dautzenberg, 1887 (unaccepted)
Species Murex haustellum Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex helenae Verrill, 1953 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex hellerianus Brusina, 1866 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex hemitripterus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, basonym)
Species Murex hermani Vélain, 1877 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex heros Fulton, 1936 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex hexagonus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex hidalgoi Crosse, 1869 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex hippocastanum Philippi, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex hippocastanum Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, invalid: placed on the Official Index (suppressed for the Principle of Priority) by ICZN Opinion 911)
Species Murex hirasei Dautzenberg (ms) in Hirase, 1915 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex hirsutus Poirier, 1883 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex histrix Roding, 1798 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex hoplites P. Fischer, 1876 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex horridus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex horridus Brocchi, 1814; Murex broderipii is a replacement name)
Species Murex humilis Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex huttoniae Wright, 1878 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex hybridus Aradas & Benoit, 1876 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex hystrix Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex hystrix sensu Mörch, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex imbricatus Chiereghini in Nardo, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Murex imbricatus Higgins & Marratt, 1877 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex imperialis Swainson, 1831 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Murex imperialis Fischer, 1807; Murex margaritensis is a replacement name)
Species Murex incisa Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex inconspicuus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex inermis Philippi, 1836 (unaccepted)
Species Murex inermis G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Murex inermis Philippi, 1836; Dermomurex infrons is a replacement name)
Species Murex infans E. A. Smith, 1884 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex inflatus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, preoccupied by Murex inflatusBrocchi, 1814)
Species Murex inflatus Brocchi, 1814 † (unaccepted)
Species Murex infundibulum Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex inglorius Crosse, 1865 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex inornatus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex inornatus Récluz, 1851 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex intermedius C. B. Adams, 1850 (unaccepted)
Species Murex intermedius Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted)
Species Murex interserratus G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex iostoma A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex iostoma G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex islandicus Mohr, 1786 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex jamaicensis G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Murex jamracki Martens, 1861 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex japonicus Dunker, 1860 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex jatonus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex javanus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex jickelii Tapparone Canefri, 1875 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex jousseaumei Poirier, 1883 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex kawamurai Shikama, 1964 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex kieneri Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex kiiensis Kira, 1959 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex kuesterianus Tapparone Canefri, 1875 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex kusterianus (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Murex labiatus de Cristofori & Jan, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex labiosus Chiereghini in Nardo, 1847 (unaccepted)
Species Murex labiosus Gray, 1828 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex labiosus W. Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex laceratum Deshayes, 1856 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex lacerus Born, 1778 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex laciniatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lactuca Eschscholtz, 1829 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex lamberti Poirier, 1883 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lamelliferus Dunker, 1871 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex lamellosus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex laminiferus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex lampas Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Murex lancea Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lappa Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex laqueatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, basionynm)
Species Murex lassaignei (Basterot, 1825) sensu Deshayes, 1835 (unaccepted, misidentification)
Species Murex latifolius Bellardi, 1872 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lebacanus K. Martin, 1895 † (unaccepted)
Species Murex leeanus Dall, 1890 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lepidus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex leucas Locard, 1897 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex leucoderma Scacchi, 1836 (unaccepted)
Species Murex levicula (Dall, 1889) (unaccepted)
Species Murex licinus Hedley & Petterd, 1906 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lienardi Crosse, 1873 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex lignarius A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex lignarius Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lignosus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lima Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lindajoycae Petuch, 1987 (unaccepted)
Species Murex linearis Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lineatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex lineatus Millet, 1865 † (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex lineatus Gmelin, 1791; Favartia milleti is a replacement name)
Species Murex lingua Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex linguavervecina Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex literatus (unaccepted, chresonym)
Species Murex litteratus Born, 1778 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lividus Carpenter, 1857 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex locus Molina, 1792 (unaccepted, synoym)
Species Murex longicornis Dunker, 1864 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex longissimus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lotorium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex luculentus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex lugubris Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex lyratus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex lyratus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex macgillivrayi Dohrn, 1862 (unaccepted, basionym)
Species Murex macgintyi M. Smith, 1938 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex macropterus Deshayes, 1839 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex maculatus Verrill, 1950 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex maculatus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex maculosus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex magellanicus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex malabaricus E. A. Smith, 1894 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex mancinella Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, rejected by ICZN Opinion 911)
Species Murex marcoensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1900 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex margaritensis Abbott, 1958 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex margariticola Broderip in Broderip & Sowerby, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex marjoriae Melvill & Standen, 1903 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex maroccensis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex martinianus Pfeiffer, 1840 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex martinianus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex maurus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex medicago R. B. Watson, 1897 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex megacerus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex melanamathos Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex melanoleuca Mörch, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex melongena Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex melonulus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex messorius G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex metaxa Delle Chiaje, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex mexicanus Stearns, 1894 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex mexicanus Petit de la Saussaye, 1852 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex meyendorffii Calcara, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex microphyllus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex miliaris Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex mindanaoensis G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex minima Dautzenberg, 1910 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex minimus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex minor Euthyme, 1889 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex mitraeformis Brocchi, 1814 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex mitriformis Wood W., 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex mitriformis G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex mitriformis Wood, 1828; Pteropurpura incurvispina Kilburn, 1970, is a replacement name)
Species Murex monachus Crosse, 1862 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex monoceros d'Orbigny, 1841 (unaccepted)
Species Murex monoceros G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex monodon Eschscholtz, 1829 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex monodon G. B. Sowerby I, 1825 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex monospinosus Serradell, 1912 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex moquinianus Duval, 1853 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex moreanus de Gregorio, 1885 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex moriformis Lesson, 1844 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex morio Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex morum Fischer, 1807 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex motacilla Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex multicostatus Eschscholtz, 1829 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex multicrispatus Dunker, 1869 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex multifrondosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex multiplicatus G. B. Sowerby III, 1895 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex multispinosus G. B. Sowerby III, 1904 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex mulus Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted)
Species Murex mundus Reeve, 1849 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex muricatus Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex nassa Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex nebula Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex neomagensis Fontannes, 1879 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex nerei Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex neritoideus Chemnitz, 1788 (unaccepted, Unavailable name: published in non-binominal work)
Species Murex neritoideus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex neritoideus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, non Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Murex nigrescens G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex nigrispinosus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex nigritus Philippi, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex nitens A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex nitidus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex nodatus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex nodatus Gmelin, 1791)
Species Murex nodatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex noduliferus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, basioynm)
Species Murex nodulosus Bruguière, 1792 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex nodulosus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex norrisii Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex novaezeelandiae G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex nubilis G. B. Sowerby II, 1860 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex nuceus Mörch, 1850 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex nucula Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted)
Species Murex nuttalli Conrad, 1837 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex nuttingi Dall, 1896 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex nysti Koenen, 1867 † (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex nysti Rouault, 1850; Pterynopsis prosopeion is a replacement name)
Species Murex obeliscus Bruguière, 1792 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex obeliscus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex oblongus Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex oblongus Grateloup, 1833 † (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex oblongus Brocchi, 1814; Murex suboblongus is a replacement name)
Species Murex obtusus G. B. Sowerby III, 1894 (unaccepted, invalid: preoccupied name: Favartia minatauros is a replacement name)
Species Murex obtusus G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex octogonus G. B. Sowerby II, 1860 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex octogonus Quoy & Gaimard, 1833; M. sowerbyi and M. obtusus are replacement names)
Species Murex octogonus Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex octonus Gray in Sowerby, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex octonus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex oculatus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex olearium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Murex oligocanthus Euthyme, 1889 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex olssoni Vokes, 1967 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex orbignianus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Murex oregonia Bullis, 1964 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex osseus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex ostrearum Conrad, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex oxyacantha Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pagodus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex painei Dall, 1904 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pairodoa Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex pallidus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex palmarosae Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex palmiferus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex panamicus Petuch, 1990 (unaccepted)
Species Murex papilla Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex parthenopeus Salis Marschlins, 1793 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex patagiatus Hedley, 1912 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex patagonicus d'Orbigny, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pauper R. B. Watson, 1883 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pauperculus C. B. Adams, 1850 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pauxillus A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pazi Crosse, 1869 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex peasei Tryon, 1880 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pecchiolianus d'Ancona, 1871 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pele Pilsbry, 1918 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pellucidus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex penchinati Crosse, 1861 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex percoides Löbbecke, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex pereger Brugnone, 1873 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex peritus Hinds, 1844 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex permaestus Hedley, 1915 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex perron Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex peruvianus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex peruvianus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex perversus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex petri Dall, 1900 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex phantom Woolacott, 1957 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex philippii Monterosato, 1872 (unaccepted, secondary junior homonym of Fusus philippii Jonas, 1846, and F. philippi Michelotti, 1847)
Species Murex pholidotus R. B. Watson, 1883 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex phyllopterus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pictus W. Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pileare Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pinnatus Swainson, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pinniger Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pirotectus de Gregorio, 1885 (unaccepted)
Species Murex pistacia Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex planiliratus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pleurotomoides Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, basiionym)
Species Murex plicatus Lightfoot, 1786 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex plicatus W. Wood, 1818 (unaccepted)
Species Murex plicatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex plicatus Gmelin, 1791; M. elenensis is a replacement name)
Species Murex plicatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex plicatus Lightfoot, 1786)
Species Murex pliciferus Bivona-Bernardi, 1832 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex pliciferus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex pliciferus Bivona-Bernardi, 1832; Chicoreus pliciferoides is a replacement name)
Species Murex plorator A. Adams & Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex polygonulus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex polygonus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex polypleurus Brazier, 1894 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex polytropus Helbling, 1779 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pomiformis Locard, 1897 (unaccepted, unjustified emendation)
Species Murex pomum Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex ponderosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex poppei Houart, 1979 (unaccepted, original rank and basionym)
Species Murex porrectus Locard, 1886 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex portulanus Monterosato in Franceschini, 1906 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex princeps Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex priscus Solander, 1766 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pseudobrandaris Grateloup, 1833 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex pudicus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex pudoricolor Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex pugilinus Born, 1778 (unaccepted)
Species Murex pulcher A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex pulcher J. Sowerby, 1813)
Species Murex pumilus Kuster, 1869 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex pumilus A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex purdyae Radwin & D'Attilio, 1976 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex purpura Deshayes, 1843 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex purpuratus Reeve, 1846 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex purpureus Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex purpuroides Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pustulatus Locard, 1899 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex pyrrhias R. B. Watson, 1883 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex pyrum Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex pyrum Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex quadrifrons Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex quinquelobatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex radicatus Hinds, 1844 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex radicula Menke, 1828 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex radix Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex radula Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Murex radula Hedley, 1899 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex radula Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Murex ramosus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Murex ramulosus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rana Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rapa Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rapa Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rapiformis Born, 1778 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rarispina Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym - in part)
Species Murex recticanalis Wood, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex recticornis Martens in Lobbecke & Kobelt, 1880 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rectirostris G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex recurvirostris Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex recurvirostrus (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Murex regius Schubert & Wagner, 1829 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex regius Swainson, 1821)
Species Murex regius Swainson, 1821 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex reticularis Born, 1780 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex reticularis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex reticulatus (da Costa, 1778) (unaccepted, chresonym)
Species Murex reticulatus Brocchi, 1814 (unaccepted, making available a name from Renieri, 1807; preoccupied)
Species Murex rhodocheilus King, 1832 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rhyssus Dall, 1919 (unaccepted, invalid: under Art. 58.7 junior homonym of Murex rhysus Tate, 1888; Pteropurpura vokesae is a replacement name)
Species Murex richardi Fischer P., 1882 (unaccepted)
Species Murex ricinuloides Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 (unaccepted)
Species Murex ricinus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rigidus W. Wood, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Murex rimosus Solander, 1766 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rivalis Monterosato, 1923 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rochebruni Poirier, 1883 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rorifluum Adams & Reeve, 1849 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex roseotinctus G. B. Sowerby II, 1860 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rossiteri Crosse, 1872 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rostralis Grateloup, 1847 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rostratus Olivi, 1792 (unaccepted)
Species Murex rota Mawe, 1823 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rotatus Brocchi, 1814 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rubecula Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rubescens Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rubicunda Perry, 1811 (unaccepted)
Species Murex rubidus F. C. Baker, 1897 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rubiginosus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rubridentatus Reeve, 1846 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rudis Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rufus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rufus Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rugosa Born, 1778 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex rugosa Born, 1780 (non Born, 1778) (unaccepted)
Species Murex rugulosa O. G. Costa, 1861 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rusticus Jousseaume, 1874 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex rusticus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex sacellum Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex saharicus Locard, 1897 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex saibaiensis Melvill & Standen, 1899 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex salebrosus King, 1832 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sallasi Rehder & Abbott, 1951 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex salleanus A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex salmo Wood, 1828 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex samui Petuch, 1987 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sanctaehelenae E. A. Smith, 1890 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sanctaeluciae Salis Marschlins, 1793 (unaccepted)
Species Murex sandwichensis Pease, 1861 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sanguineus Wood, 1828 (unaccepted)
Species Murex santarosana Dall, 1905 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex saulii G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex saxatilis Linnaeus (auctt.) (unaccepted)
Species Murex saxicola Broderip, 1825 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex scaber Olivi, 1792 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex scabriculus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, Declared nomen oblitum under ICZN Art. 23.9 by Verhecken (2007))
Species Murex scabriusculus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted)
Species Murex scabrosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex scala Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex scalariformis Locard, 1891 (unaccepted, Unjustified emendation of the name M. scalariformis)
Species Murex scalarinus A. Adams, 1864 (unaccepted)
Species Murex scalarinus Bivona-Bernardi, 1832 (unaccepted)
Species Murex scalarioides [sic] (unaccepted, misspelling of Murex scalaroides Blainville, 1829, by Reeve, 1845)
Species Murex scalaris A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex scalaris Aradas & Benoit, 1872 (unaccepted, preoccupied by Murex scalaris A. Adams, 1854)
Species Murex scalaroides Blainville, 1829 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex scolopaceus Röding, 1798 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex scolymus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex scopulorum Segre, 1954 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex scorpio Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex scriptus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex scrobilator Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sculptus Bellardi, 1872 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex secundus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex semiclausus Kuster, 1869 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex semigranosus (Lamarck, 1816) (unaccepted)
Species Murex semilunaris Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex senegalensis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex senilis Jousseaume, 1874 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex senkakuensis Shikama, 1973 (unaccepted)
Species Murex senticosus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex septangularis Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex septemangulatus Donovan, 1804 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex serotinus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex serratospinosus Dunker, 1883 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex serratus Wood, 1818 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex similis G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex similis Schröter, 1805)
Species Murex sinensis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sinensis Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Murex sinensis Gmelin, 1791; Chicoreus asianus is a replacement name)
Species Murex sinuosus Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex siphoniferus Lesson, 1844 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex sirat d'Orbigny, 1841 (unaccepted)
Species Murex sobrinus A. Adams, 1863 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sofiae Aradas & Benoit, 1876 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex soldanii de Stefani, 1875 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex solidior Monterosato in Franceschini, 1906 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex solidus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex solidus Anton, 1838)
Species Murex sordidus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sowerbianus Poirier, 1883 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex sowerbyi Kobelt, 1877 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex sowerbyi Michelotti, 1841 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex spadae Libassi, 1859 (unaccepted)
Species Murex speciosus A. Adams, 1855 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex spectrum Reeve, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex spinicosta Valenciennes in Kiener, 1843 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex spinosus A. Adams, 1853 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex spinosus Molina, 1810)
Species Murex spinulosus Costa, 1861 (unaccepted, non Deshayes, 1835)
Species Murex spirillus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted)
Species Murex springeri Bullis, 1964 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex squamosus Broderip in Broderip & Sowerby, 1833 (unaccepted)
Species Murex stainforthi Reeve, 1843 (unaccepted, basiony)
Species Murex stearnsii Dall, 1918 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex steeriae Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex strausi A. H. Verrill, 1950 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex striatulus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex strigatus Reeve, 1849 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex subaciculatus Locard, 1886 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex subantiquatus Maton & Rackett, 1807 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex subasperrimus d'Orbigny, 1852 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex subbrandaris d'Orbigny, 1851 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex subcarinatus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex subcontabulatus Millet, 1854 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex submissus E. A. Smith, 1903 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex suboblongus d'Orbigny, 1852 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex subspinosus A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex subulatus Montagu, 1808 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex succinctus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex succinctus Linnaeus, 1771 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sunderlandi Petuch, 1987 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex superbus G. B. Sowerby III, 1889 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex sutilis C. A. White, 1887 (unaccepted)
Species Murex sykesi Preston, 1904 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex syphonellus Bonelli in Bellardi & Michelloti, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex syracusanus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex taeniatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1860 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex talienwhanensis Crosse, 1862 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex tampaensis Conrad, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tarentinus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Murex tatei Verco, 1895 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex taurinensis Bellardi & Sacco, 1872 (unaccepted, dubious synonym)
Species Murex tautiranus Curtiss, 1938 (unaccepted)
Species Murex taxus Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted)
Species Murex tectumsinense (Deshayes, 1856) (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tenellus Mayer, 1869 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tenuis G. B. Sowerby II, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex tenuispina Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex tenuivaricosus Dautzenberg, 1927 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex terebella Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex ternatanus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex territus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tetragonus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tetrapterus Bronn, 1838 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex textilis Brocchi, 1814 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex thomasi Crosse, 1872 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex thompsoni Bullis, 1964 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tornatus Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex torquis Dollfus, 1905 † (unaccepted)
Species Murex torrefactus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tortua Broderip in Sowerby, 1834 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex toupiollei Bernardi, 1860 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex trapezium Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tremperi Dall, 1910 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex trialatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tricolor Valenciennes, 1832 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex tricoronis Berry, 1960 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tricostatus Fischer von Waldheim, 1807 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex trifariaspinosus Frauenfeld, 1869 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex triformis Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex trigonulus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex trigonus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex trilineatus Reeve, 1845 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex trilineatus J. Sowerby, 1813; Chicoreus reevei is a replacement name)
Species Murex tripterus Born, 1778 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex triqueter Born, 1778 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex triquetra Risso, 1826 (unaccepted)
Species Murex triquetrus Coen, 1933 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex trispinosus Locard, 1886 (unaccepted)
Species Murex tritonis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex trivialis A. Adams, 1854 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex trunculus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tryoni Hidalgo in Tryon, 1880 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tuba Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tubercularis Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted)
Species Murex tuberculatus Roding, 1798 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex tuberosus Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tubulatus Mörch, 1852 (unaccepted)
Species Murex tudiculoides Coen, 1943 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex tulipa Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Murex tumulosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (unaccepted)
Species Murex tunghaiensis Shikama & Oishi, 1977 (unaccepted)
Species Murex turbinatus Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Murex turbinellus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex turricula Montagu, 1803 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex tweedianus Macpherson, 1962 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex uncinarius Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex undatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex undatus Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, Invalid: junior homonym of Murex undatus Gmelin, 1791)
Species Murex undatus Chemnitz, 1795 (unaccepted, Not available: published in non-binominal work)
Species Murex undulatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex ungulatus Chiereghini in Nardo, 1847 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex unicornis Reeve, 1849 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex unidentatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex vaginatus de Cristofori & Jan, 1832 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex varians d'Orbigny, 1841 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex varicosus Röding, 1798 (unaccepted)
Species Murex varicosus G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, invalid: junior homonym of Murex varicosus Röding, 1798)
Species Murex variegatus Perry, 1811 (unaccepted, uncertain synonym)
Species Murex varius G. B. Sowerby II, 1834 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex ventricosa Molina, 1810 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex veranyi Paulucci, 1866 † (unaccepted)
Species Murex verrucosus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex versicolor Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex vertagus Linnaeus, 1767 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex vespertilio Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted)
Species Murex vibex Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex vibicinus Helbling, 1779 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex vindobonensis Hörnes, 1853 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex virgatus Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex virgineus Dillwyn, 1817 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex virgineus (Röding, 1798) (unaccepted)
Species Murex vittatus Broderip, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex vitulinus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex vulpeculus Brocchi, 1814 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex vulpinus Born, 1780 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex wahlbergi Krauss, 1848 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex wakasanus Nomura & Niino, 1940 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex weinkauffianus Crosse, 1866 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex williamsi Maury, 1924 † (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex woodringi Clench & Pérez Farfante, 1945 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Murex yoldii Mörch in Sowerby, 1879 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex yumurinus Sarasúa & Espinosa, 1978 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Murex zelandicus Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 (unaccepted, basionym)
Species Murex zonatus Tenison Woods, 1877 (unaccepted, synonym)
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Murex Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138196 on 2018-06-19
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofTubicauda Jousseaume, 1880) Jousseaume, F. P. (1880). Division méthodique de la famille des Purpuridés. Le Naturaliste. 2(42): 335-338., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33928744
page(s): 335 [details]   

taxonomy source Houart R. (2014). Living Muricidae of the world. Muricinae. Murex, Promurex, Haustellum, Bolinus, Vokesimurex and Siratus. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 197 pp. [details]   

additional source Ponder W.F. & Vokes E.H. (1988) A revision of the Indo-West Pacific fossil and Recent species of Murex s.s. and Haustellum (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Muricidae). Records of the Australian Museum suppl.8: 1-160., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/journal/Ponder-and-Vokes-1988-Rec-Aust-Mus-Suppl-8-1160/ [details]   

additional source Merle D., Garrigues B. & Pointier J.-P. (2011) Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the world. Part Muricinae. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 648 pp.
page(s): 56 [details]   
 
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Murex tribulus
 Murex tribulus
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