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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Favartia (Favartia) brevicula (Sowerby, 1834)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Murex breviculus Sowerby, 1834

Common Name

Quadrangular Murex p.142      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesCebu
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.140 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesBohol
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.140 


 Ponder, W.F. 1972. p.230, pl. 22, fig. 1, text fig. 2: 21 General reference
 Radwin, G.E. & D'Attilio, A. 1976. p.145, pl. 23, fig. 11; pl. 24, figs. 1-2 General reference
 Salvat, B. & Rives, C. 1975. p.313 General reference
 Wilson, B. 1994. p.37 General reference


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Muricopsinae Radwin & D'Attilio, 1971
                            Favartia Jousseaume, 1880
                              Favartia (Favartia) Jousseaume, 1880
                                Favartia (Favartia) brevicula (Sowerby, 1834)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=11099) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-04.