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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura bufo Lamarck, 1822 
AphiaID: 208642

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 editorRapaninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura bufo (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura Bruguière, 1789
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMancinella bufo (Lamarck, 1822)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura bufonides Valenciennes, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura callosa Lamarck, 1822 (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura timida Schubert & Wagner, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThais bufo (Lamarck, 1822)
Sources 
identification resource Houart R., Kilburn R.N. & Marais A.P. (2010) Muricidae. Pp. 176-270, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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 (44 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208642
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2001-11-13 17:05:14Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2002-01-09 18:51:18Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-07-15 07:41:24Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Purpura bufo. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208642 on 2014-12-28
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