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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura hystrix (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 208651

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)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa (Drupa) ricinus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa ricinus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPurpura Bruguière, 1789
Source  basis of record Dautzenberg, Ph. (1923). Liste préliminaire des mollusques marins de Madagascar et description de deux espèces nouvelles. J. conchyliol. 68: 21-74 (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208651
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2001-11-28 17:45:10Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-11-24 06:00:19Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2011-12-15 12:57:32Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Bouchet, P. (2014). Purpura hystrix (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208651 on 2014-10-01
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