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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Latiaxis fruticosus Kosuge, 1979

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Babelomurex (Laevilatiaxis) fruticosus (Kosuge, 1979)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [original reference seen] Kosuge, S. 1979. p.5, pl. 3, figs. 1-3
IMT IMT-79-3 holotype off mactan Id., Cebu, Philippines, about 100 m


Original Epithet:  fruticosus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Kosuge, S. 1979.  
Original Text Name:  Latiaxis (Laevilatiaxis) fruticosus
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.8 Illustration of type specimen


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=40130) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.