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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis Habe, 1961 
AphiaID: 407598

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 editorTyphinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTyphis (Typhinellus) tosaensis Azuma, 1960 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTyphinae Cossmann, 1903
Source  redescription Houart R. & Marshall B.A. (2012) The Recent Typhinae (Gastropoda: Muricidae) of New Zealand. Molluscan Research 32(3): 137–144. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis bivaricata (Verco, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis carolinae (Houart, 1987)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis imperialis (Keen & Campbell, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis jardinreinensis (Espinosa, 1985)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis montfortii (A. Adams, 1863)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis pauperis (Mestayer, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis singularis Houart, 2002
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis tangaroa Houart & B. A. Marshall, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis teramachii (Keen & Campbell, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis tosaensis (Azuma, 1960)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonstrotyphis yatesi (Crosse & P. Fischer, 1865)
Environment marine
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordescription revised (Houart, 2002): Shell with 4 axial varices on each whorl, usually with P1 (corresponding to the anal tube), P2-P7 shallow or obsolete, ending as short, blunt, or long spines at intersection of axial varices. Spines open, occasionally joined by smooth or scabrous webbing. Shoulder spine usually longest. Rounded, ventrally sealed anal tube originates from adapical spiral cord, usually nearest to preceding varix but not connected with the varix, forming an angle of 30-90° with axis of shell. Absence of partition connecting shoulder apertural spine and last teleoconch whorl. Edge of aperture erect, forming entire peristome. Siphonal canal fluted, sealed, occasionally with broadly open or narrow, sealed ADP . [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:407598
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Date   action   by
2009-06-29 15:50:49Z  created  Houart, Roland
2009-06-30 19:28:20Z  changed  Houart, Roland
  
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  Citation: Houart, R. (2014). Monstrotyphis Habe, 1961. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=407598 on 2014-08-01
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