WoRMS name details

Murex elegans G. B. Sowerby II, 1841

404331  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:404331)

 unaccepted (invalid: junior homonym of Murex elegans Donovan, 1804; Chicoreus perelegans is a replacement name)
Species
marine
Sowerby I, G. B. & Sowerby II, G. B. (1832-1841). The conchological illustrations or, Coloured figures of all the hitherto unfigured recent shells. London, privately published., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109863
page(s): 192, fig. 84 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Murex elegans G. B. Sowerby II, 1841. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=404331 on 2020-01-19
Date
action
by
2009-06-19 15:21:58Z
created
2009-06-23 13:02:48Z
changed
2012-03-19 19:33:35Z
changed
2019-06-28 03:48:04Z
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original description Sowerby I, G. B. & Sowerby II, G. B. (1832-1841). The conchological illustrations or, Coloured figures of all the hitherto unfigured recent shells. London, privately published., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109863
page(s): 192, fig. 84 [details]   

basis of record Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request]