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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Murex decussatus Reeve, 1845

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Muricodrupa fiscella (Gmelin, 1791)


Primary Type: lectotype [junior homonym of Murex decussatus Reeve, 1845 original reference seen] Reeve, L.A. 1845. pl. 31, fig. 153
lectotype Island of Bohol, Philippines


Original Epithet:  decussatus
Original Text Name:  Murex decussatus
Original Genus:  Murex


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1982. p.114, fig. 8 Subsequent type designation
 Reeve, L.A. 1845. p.fig. 153 Illustration of type specimen


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Ergalataxinae Kuroda & Habe, 1971
                            Muricodrupa Iredale, 1918
                              Muricodrupa fiscella (Gmelin, 1791)
                                Murex decussatus Reeve, 1845


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=10806) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.