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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Murex) brevispina Lamarck, 1822 
AphiaID: 215647

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 editorMuricinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Murex) (Subgenus)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina Lamarck, 1822
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Murex) Linnaeus, 1758 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex Linnaeus, 1758
Source Not documented
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshort-spined murex  [details]
Direct child
taxa (4)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Murex) brevispina brevispina Lamarck, 1822 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina brevispina Lamarck, 1822 (alternate representation)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Murex) brevispina macgillivrayi Dohrn, 1862 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina macgillivrayi Dohrn, 1862 (alternate representation)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Murex) brevispina ornamentalis Ponder & Vokes, 1988 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina ornamentalis Ponder & Vokes, 1988 (alternate representation)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Murex) brevispina senilis Jousseaume, 1874 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina senilis Jousseaume, 1874 (alternate representation)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Mozambique [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [details]
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Easily recognisable with a long, straight, virtually spineless siphonal canal, up to 7cm. Body whorl with numerous short, pointed knobs. Habitat: Sheltered, shallow soft sediments and seagrass beds. Distribution: W Indian Ocean. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215647
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
2009-06-22 14:29:05Z  changed  Houart, Roland
2010-02-16 14:21:45Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2010-09-27 18:17:44Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2011-03-06 08:47:38Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Houart, R. (2014). Murex (Murex) brevispina Lamarck, 1822. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215647 on 2014-07-11
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