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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Murex scolopax Dillwyn, 1817

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Murex (Murex) scolopax Dillwyn, 1817


[original reference seen] Dillwyn, L.W. 1817. p.681
Red Sea


Original Epithet:  scolopax
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Dillwyn, L.W. 1817.  
Original Text Name:  Murex scolopax
Original Genus:  Murex
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000.  


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=48703) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.