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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Purpura hippocastanum Lamarck, 1822

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mancinella virgatus (Dillwyn, 1817)


Primary Type: syntype Secondary Type: syntype [junior homonym of Murex hippocastanum Linneaus, 1758] Lamarck, J.B.P. de M. 1822. p.238, no. 9 (n part)
MHNG 1101/36/1-3 syntype Indian Ocean


 Wilson, B. 1994. p.48 Type SpecAv


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Rapaninae Gray, 1853
                            Mancinella Link, 1807
                              Mancinella virgatus (Dillwyn, 1817)
                                Purpura hippocastanum Lamarck, 1822


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=11336) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.