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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLambis scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 211089

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 editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStromboidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrombidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLambis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLambis scorpius (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarpagus Vernus, 1892
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLambis Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterocera nodosa Lamarck, 1816
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterocera scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrombus scorpius Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Sources 
source of synonymy (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterocera scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)) Walls, J.G. (1980). Conchs, tibias and harps. A survey of the molluscan families Strombidae and Harpidae. T.F.H. Publications Ltd, Hong Kong. [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLambis scorpius indomaris Abbott, 1961
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLambis scorpius scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 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 
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 editorSpelling L. scorpio in Spry 1961 [details]
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Lambis scorpius
Lambis scorpius
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211089
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-05-22 10:11:26Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-03-11 21:13:21Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Lambis scorpius (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=211089 on 2014-12-22
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