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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina Lamarck, 1822 
AphiaID: 527263

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 brevispina (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubicauda Jousseaume, 1880
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex (Murex) brevispina Lamarck, 1822 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubicauda brevispina (Lamarck, 1822)
Source  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]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshort-spined murex [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa (4)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina brevispina Lamarck, 1822
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina macgillivrayi Dohrn, 1862
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina ornamentalis Ponder & Vokes, 1988
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex brevispina senilis Jousseaume, 1874
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Mozambique
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Mozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast Coast of South Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (45 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo MNHN Type collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
To MNHN Type collection
To MNHN Type collection
[image hosted externally]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:527263
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-09-27 18:17:44Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
2011-03-06 08:47:38Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2012-07-02 01:35:29Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Bouchet, P. (2014). Murex brevispina Lamarck, 1822. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=527263 on 2014-11-27
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