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Murex costatus Born, 1778

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cymatium (Monoplex) parthenopeum (von Salis, 1793)


Primary Type: holotype [junior homonym of M. costatus Pennant, 1777] Born, I. von 1780. p.297
Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien holotype Bay of Naples, Italy


Original Epithet:  costatus
Nomenclatural Action: New Replacement Name       Born, I. von 1780.  
Original Text Name:  Murex costatus
Original Genus:  Murex
Status of Name: Homonym [ junior hmonym of Murex costatus Pennant, 1777 ]      Beu, A.G. 1999. p.28 


 Beu, A.G. 1999. p.28 Synonomy


                            Cymatium Röding, 1798
                              Cymatium (Monoplex) Perry, 1810
                                Cymatium (Monoplex) parthenopeum (von Salis, 1793)
                                  Murex costatus Born, 1778


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=47874) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.