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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomalocantha scorpio (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 217159

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 editorMuricopsinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomalocantha (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomalocantha Mörch, 1852
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexaplex fusca Perry, 1811 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexaplex tenuis Perry, 1811 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex scorpio Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Vine, P. (1986). Red Sea Invertebrates. Immel Publishing, London. 224 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorscorpion murex  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 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:217159
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-11-17 12:31:05Z  created  Fondo, Esther
1998-05-21 06:33:08Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2009-06-27 21:37:03Z  changed  Houart, Roland
  
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  Citation: Houart, R. (2014). Homalocantha scorpio. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217159 on 2014-04-18
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