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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Latiaxis princeps Melvill, 1912

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Babelomurex (Babelomurex) princeps (Melvill, 1912)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [original reference seen] Melvill, J.C. 1912. p.248, pl. 7, fig. 15
BMNH BMNH 1912.9.17.1-2 paratype
BMNH BMNH 1912.4.20.1-2 holotype Persian Gulf, 5o fathoms


Original Epithet:  princeps
Original Text Name:  Latiaxis princeps
Original Genus:  Latiaxis


 Kosuge, S. & Suzuki, M. 1985. pl.31, f.1 Illustration of type specimen
 Kosuge, S. & Suzuki, M. 1985. p.17 Type information


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                            Babelomurex Coen, 1922
                              Babelomurex (Babelomurex) Coen, 1922
                                Babelomurex (Babelomurex) princeps (Melvill, 1912)
                                  Latiaxis princeps Melvill, 1912


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=40028) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.