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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Magilus antiquus Montfort, 1810

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Magilus antiquus Montfort, 1810
   Magilus peronii Lamarck, 1818
   Leptoconchus ruppelii Deshayes, 1863
   Leptoconchus cumingii Deshayes, 1863
   Leptoconchus cuvieri Deshayes, 1863
   Magilus globulosus Sowerby, 1872
   Magilus microcephalus Sowerby, 1872
   Magilus serratus Sowerby, 1872

Common Name

Common Tube-forming Coral Dweller p.149      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.27 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.164 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaVietnam
     Hylleberg, J & Kilburn, R. N. 2003. p.78 


 Allan, J. 1950. p.149, pl. 11, fig. 4 General reference
 Demond, J. 1957. p.316-317, fig. 25 General reference
 Hylleberg, J & Kilburn, R. N. 2003. p.78 General reference
 Kosuge, S. & Suzuki, M. 1985. p.45, pl. 48, figs. 5-10 Contains synonymy
 Sowerby, G.B.(3rd) 1919.  Synonomy
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.19 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.19 Synonomy


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                            Magilus Montfort, 1810
                              Magilus antiquus Montfort, 1810


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=10673) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-06-08.