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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorula margariticola (Broderip, in Broderip & Sowerby, 1833) 
AphiaID: 208545

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 editorErgalataxinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorula (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorula margariticola (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupella margariticola (Broderip, 1833)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorula Schumacher, 1817
Source  basis of record Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Up to 3 cm, similar to Drupa fusconigra, but colour dark grey-brown with pale grey spiral bands. Aperture light purple to grey. Habitat: rocks in the littoral fringe. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208545
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-09-05 17:42:51Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2011-07-12 11:47:13Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Morula margariticola (Broderip, in Broderip & Sowerby, 1833). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208545 on 2014-12-29
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