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Hexaplex (Trunculariopsis) angularis

(Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1822) Angular/Little Spiny Murex Shell size 20 - 50 mm Senegal - Gabon
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyMURICOIDEA
FamilyMURICIDAE MURICINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Hist. Nat. Anim. Sans Vert.Vol. 7, p 174
Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the WorldPart MURICINAE, p 330; Pl. 43/10-16
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 2545/9-10
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 95
Compendium of Seashellsp 135/2.2
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 87/9
Shells of Gabonp 71/109
West African Seashellsp 144-145
Murex Shells of the Worldp 76; Pl. 12/4; Pl. 13/3
ApexVol. 11/3-4, p 47/71-72; 49/74-77
Synonyms
Murex sexcostatus Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1816 (nomen dubium)
Murex octonus Sowerby, G.B. I, 1834
Murex pudicus Reeve, L.A., 1845 : W Africa
Conchologia Iconica, LondonVol. 3, Murex
Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the WorldPart MURICINAE, Pl. 43/11
Sea Shells of the West Indiesp 138
Murex densus Adams, H.G. & A. Adams, 1853 (nomen novum)
The Genera of Recent Molluscap 75
Murex inornatus Adams, A., 1853 (preoccupied)
Proc. Zool. Soc. LondonVol. 19, p 269
Murex lyratus Adams, A., 1853
Proc. Zool. Soc. LondonVol. 19, p 269
Murex adamsi Sowerby, G.B. II, 1879 (nomen novum)
Thesaurus Conchyliorum, LondonVol. 4, p 38, 53
Murex tenuis Sowerby, G.B. II, 1879 : W Africa
Thesaurus Conchyliorum, LondonVol. 4, p 175/174
Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the WorldPart MURICINAE, Pl. 43/10
Murex hirsutus Poirier, J., 1883
Nouv. Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat.Sér. 2 5, p 83; Pl. 6/2a-b
Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the WorldPart MURICINAE, Pl. 43/16
Murex goniophorus Euthyme, 1889
Bull. Soc. Malac. FranceVol. 6, p 259
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
2 Alboran Shells
3 George Sangiouloglou
4 Alboran Shells
5 Guido Poppe
6 Alboran Shells
7 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris
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