OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Murex (Murex) scolopax Dillwyn, 1817

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Murex scolopax Dillwyn, 1817
   Murex crassispina Lamarck, 1822

Common Name

Usu-noro-akuki-gai G2129 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G2129]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaArabian Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.27 


 Ponder, W.F. & Vokes, E.H. 1988. p.49, figs. 24, 25, 72C, 76A-B, 84A-C, 85E Contains synonymy


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Muricinae Rafinesque, 1815
                            Murex Linnaeus, 1758
                              Murex (Murex) Linnaeus, 1758
                                Murex (Murex) scolopax Dillwyn, 1817


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=48702) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-08-02. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.