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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Latiaxis cristatus Kosuge, 1979

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Babelomurex (Laevilatiaxis) cristatus (Kosuge, 1979)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [original reference seen] Kosuge, S. 1979. p.6, pl.2, figs. 9-11
IMT IMT-79-4 holotype off Mactan Id., Cebu, Philippines, about 100 m


Original Epithet:  cristatus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Kosuge, S. 1979.  
Original Text Name:  Latiaxis (Laevilatiaxis) cristatus
Original Genus:  Latiaxis
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Kosuge, S. 1979.  


 Kosuge, S. & Suzuki, M. 1985. p.20 Type SpecAv
 Kosuge, S. & Suzuki, M. 1985. pl.19, f.16 Illustration of type specimen


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                            Babelomurex Coen, 1922
                              Babelomurex (Laevilatiaxis) Kosuge, 1979
                                Babelomurex (Laevilatiaxis) cristatus (Kosuge, 1979)
                                  Latiaxis cristatus Kosuge, 1979


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=40120) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.