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Hexaplex erythrostomus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Murex erythrostomus was named by Swainson (1831). It is extant.

It was recombined as Phyllonotus erythrostomus by Squires (1959); it was recombined as Hexaplex erythrostomus by Keen (1971).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1831Murex erythrostomus Swainson
1959Phyllonotus erythrostomus Squires
1971Hexaplex erythrostomus Keen p. 516

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
genusHexaplexPerry 1811
specieserythrostomus(Swainson 1831)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available