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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Murex (Murex) espinosus Macpherson, 1959

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Haustellum tweedianus (Macpherson, 1962)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: P [junior homonym of Murex espinosus Hutton, 1886 original reference seen] Macpherson, J.H. 1959. p.51, fig. 1-1a
NMV F17960 holotype 30 fathoms, Tweed Head, NSW, Australia


 Ponder, W.F. & Vokes, E.H. 1988. p.92 Type SpecAv


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Muricinae Rafinesque, 1815
                            Haustellum Schumacher, 1817
                              Haustellum tweedianus (Macpherson, 1962)
                                Murex (Murex) espinosus Macpherson, 1959


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=10994) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.