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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Rapana japonica Dunker, 1882

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Babelomurex (Babelomurex) japonicus (Dunker, 1882)


Primary Type: Type [] Dunker, W. 1882. p. 43, pl. 13, figs. 24, 25

Zoological Museum, Humboldt University, Berlin Type


Original Epithet:  japonica
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Dunker, W. 1882.  
Original Text Name:  Rapana japonica
Original Genus:  Rapana
Status of Name: Synonym       Kosuge, S. & Suzuki, M. 1985.  


 Kosuge, S. & Suzuki, M. 1985. [ ]  Synonomy


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                            Babelomurex Coen, 1922
                              Babelomurex (Babelomurex) Coen, 1922
                                Babelomurex (Babelomurex) japonicus (Dunker, 1882)
                                  Rapana japonica Dunker, 1882


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=39947) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.