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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Murex (Murex) tenuirostrum tenuirostrum Lamarck, 1822

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Murex tenuirostrum Lamarck, 1822


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-Arabia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian Ocean
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.138, no. 16 


eCode: continental shelf 
eCode: subtidal 


 Ponder, W.F. & Vokes, E.H. 1988. p.24 [figs 1C - operculum, 8 upper spire of lectotype, 9 - lectotype, 70C - penis, 73C - protoconch, distribution]  General reference


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Muricinae Rafinesque, 1815
                            Murex Linnaeus, 1758
                              Murex (Murex) Linnaeus, 1758
                                Murex (Murex) tenuirostrum Lamarck, 1822
                                  Murex (Murex) tenuirostrum tenuirostrum Lamarck, 1822


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=11031) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-03.