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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex forskoehlii Röding, 1798 
AphiaID: 140398

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Murex) forskoehlii Röding, 1798
Sources  original description Röding P. F. (1798). Museum Boltenianum sive Catalogus cimeliorum e tribus regnis naturae quae olim collegerat Joa. Fried. Bolten M. D. p. d. Pars secunda continens Conchylia sive Testacea univalvia, bivalvia et multivalvia., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41571
page(s): 145 [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex forskoehlii forskoehlii Röding, 1798
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex forskoehlii spinifer Heiman & Mienis, 2010

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex forskoehlii mediterranea Kovalis, 2010 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex forskoehlii forskoehlii Röding, 1798
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex forskoehlii mediterranea Kovalis & Korkos, 2009 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex forskoehlii mediterranea Kovalis, 2010 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex forskoehlii forskoehlii Röding, 1798
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Egypt
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEgypt (introduced: alien[details]
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Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOriginal description Based on Murex tribulus var. β in Gmelin (1791: p. 3525) which itself is based on several figures of Rumphius, Gualtieri, d'Argenvillle, Seba, Knorr and Martini, and is not described separately.  [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Egypt (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140398
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2005-09-07 14:18:00Z  checked  Gofas, Serge
2009-06-22 14:29:05Z  changed  Houart, Roland
2010-07-06 14:10:57Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2013-05-03 07:11:17Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Houart, R.; Gofas, S. (2014). Murex forskoehlii Röding, 1798. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140398 on 2014-10-02
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