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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgalatax heptagonalis (Reeve, 1846) 
AphiaID: 408059

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 editorErgalataxinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgalatax (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgalatax Iredale, 1931
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCronia heptagonalis (Reeve, 1846) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDrupa ochrostoma heptagonalis (Reeve, 1846)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRicinula heptagonalis Reeve, 1846 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRicinula ochrostoma heptagonalis (Reeve, 1846)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrosalpinx heptagonalis (Reeve, 1846)
Sources  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]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:408059
Taxonomic
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2009-07-02 01:09:23Z  created  Houart, Roland
  
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  Citation: Houart, R. (2014). Ergalatax heptagonalis (Reeve, 1846). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=408059 on 2014-07-11
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