WoRMS name details

Murex octogonus G. B. Sowerby II, 1860

404661  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:404661)

 unaccepted (invalid: junior homonym of Murex octogonus Quoy & Gaimard, 1833; M. sowerbyi and M. obtusus are replacement names)
Species
marine
Sowerby II G.B. (1860). Descriptions of new shells in the collection of Mr. Cuming. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> (1859): 428-429, pl. 49., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32274842
page(s): 428, pl. 49 fig. 7 [details]   
Type locality contained in New Caledonia  
type locality contained in New Caledonia [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Murex octogonus G. B. Sowerby II, 1860. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=404661 on 2020-01-29
Date
action
by
2009-06-20 23:24:37Z
created
2009-07-07 17:03:37Z
changed
2013-08-26 17:24:54Z
changed
2019-07-03 23:21:07Z
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original description Sowerby II G.B. (1860). Descriptions of new shells in the collection of Mr. Cuming. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> (1859): 428-429, pl. 49., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32274842
page(s): 428, pl. 49 fig. 7 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Remark not Quoy & Gaimard, 1833 [details]