|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||Age range and collections|
Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae
It was reranked as Murex (Hexaplex) by Abbott (1974).
It was assigned to Murex by Abbott (1974); to Muricinae by Vokes (1968) and Wilson (1994); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); and to Muricidae by Todd (2001), Harzhauser (2002) and Landau et al. (2007).
|Year||Name and author|
|1931||Murithais Grant and Gale p. 729|
|1950||Murex (Aaronia) Verrill p. 4|
|1968||Hexaplex Vokes p. 92|
|1974||Murex (Hexaplex) Abbott p. 173|
|1994||Hexaplex Wilson p. 31|
|2002||Hexaplex Harzhauser p. 94|
|2002||Hexaplex Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2007||Hexaplex Landau et al. p. 7|
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