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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitoma elegans (Donovan, 1804) 
AphiaID: 434864

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 editorConoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitomidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitoma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRaphitoma Bellardi, 1847
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex elegans Donovan, 1804 (original combination)
Source  original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex elegans Donovan, 1804) Donovan E. (1801-1804). The natural history of British shells, including figures and descriptions of all the species hitherto discovered in Great Britain, systematically arranged in the Linnean manner,with scienfific and general observations on each. printed for the author, and F. & C: Rivington, London : vol. 1 [1800], pl. 1-36; vol. 2 [1801], pl. 37-72; vol. 3 [1801], pl. 73-108; vol. 4 [1803], pl. 109-144; vol. 5 [1804], pl. 145-180, all with unpaginated text and indexes
page(s): vol. 5; pl. 179 fig. 3 [details]

Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:434864
Taxonomic
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2009-12-02 09:46:51Z  created  Tucker, John
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Raphitoma elegans (Donovan, 1804). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=434864 on 2014-04-24
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