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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa (Drupa) morum Röding, 1798 
AphiaID: 212149

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 editorDrupa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa (Drupa) (Subgenus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa morum Röding, 1798
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa (Drupa) Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa Röding, 1798
Source  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]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrough castor beanUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurple drupe  [details]
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taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa (Drupa) morum iodostoma (Lesson, 1840) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa morum iodostoma (Lesson, 1840)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa (Drupa) morum morum Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa morum Röding, 1798
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Habitat: rocky shores
Thick, globose shell, up to 5 cm, with low spire, large body whorl and flat base. Colour white with dark brown nodules. Dark violet, narrow aperture with conspicuous groups of denticles. Columella with three strong, plicate ridges. Habitat: in crevices among lower eulittoral rocks. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212149
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2001-11-13 17:05:14Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-02-18 10:22:15Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-07-13 02:18:47Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
2012-03-14 08:12:49Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Drupa (Drupa) morum Röding, 1798. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212149 on 2014-09-17
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