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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Emozamia licinus (Hedley & Petterd, 1929)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Murex licinus Hedley & Petterd, 1906
   Emozamia lamellata Habe, 1952

Common Name

Broad Emomazia p.276, pl.756 []      Coleman, N. 1975.  
Southern Trophon p.143, f.7      Allan, J. 1950.  


southern Japan to southern NSW {WILSON1993B}

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales


depth: continental shelf [ dredged to depth of 100 m {Wilson1993B} ]
depth: subtidal 


 Kosuge, S. & Suzuki, M. 1985. p.44 Contains synonymy
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.18 General reference


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                            Emozamia Iredale, 1929
                              Emozamia licinus (Hedley & Petterd, 1929)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=10655) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-02-25.