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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropurpura plorator (A. Adams & Reeve, 1845) 
AphiaID: 743647

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 editorOcenebrinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropurpura (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropurpura Jousseaume, 1880
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex expansus G. B. Sowerby II, 1860
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex plorator A. Adams & Reeve, 1845 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteronotus brachypteron A. Adams, 1863 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropurpura (Pteropurpura) expansa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1860)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropurpura (Pteropurpura) plorator (A. Adams & Reeve, 1845)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropurpura adunca expansa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1860)
Sources  additional source (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropurpura (Pteropurpura) plorator (A. Adams & Reeve, 1845)) Houart R. (2011) Ocenebra, Pteropurpura, and Ocinebrellus (Gastropoda: Muricidae: Ocenebrinae) in the northwestern Pacific. American Conchologist 39(4): 12-22. [details]

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:743647
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2013-11-03 08:36:57Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Pteropurpura plorator (A. Adams & Reeve, 1845). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=743647 on 2014-10-01
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