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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Bursidae 

Murex lampas Linnaeus, 1758

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Tutufa (Tutufa) bubo (Linnaeus, 1758)


Primary Type: lectotype [in part, figured by Gualtieri, 1742, pl. 50, fig. D, only. Rondelet, 1555, p. 81 (= Charonia lampas ) was designated lectotype by Beu 1970, p. 211; Hanley 1855: 286 (in part).] Linnaeus, C. 1758. p.748
lectotype unknown


Original Epithet:  lampas
Original Text Name:  Murex lampas
Original Genus:  Murex


 Beu, A.G. 1970. p.211 [ lectotype designation ]  Subsequent type designation
 Rondelet, G. 1555.  Illustration of type specimen


                          Tutufa Jousseaume, 1881
                            Tutufa (Tutufa) Jousseaume, 1881
                              Tutufa (Tutufa) bubo (Linnaeus, 1758)
                                Murex lampas Linnaeus, 1758


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=38082) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.