WoRMS name details

Murex versicolor Gmelin, 1791

404937  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:404937)

 unaccepted (invalid: junior homonym of Murex versicolor Gmelin, 1791 (:3556))
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5
page(s): 3530 [details]   
Homonymy Gmelin established the name Murex versicolor twice: (1) page 3530, based on a figure by Knorr (5, pl. 4 fig 1) representing...  
Homonymy Gmelin established the name Murex versicolor twice: (1) page 3530, based on a figure by Knorr (5, pl. 4 fig 1) representing Chicereus brunneus; (2) page 3556, based on figures by Knorr (3, pl. 14 fig. 1) and Chemnitz (4: pl. 146 fig. 1348). Acting as First Reviser, Vokes (1971) gave preseance to the latter over the former. [details]
MolluscaBase (2020). MolluscaBase. Murex versicolor Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=404937 on 2020-01-27
Date
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2009-06-21 22:36:55Z
created
2009-06-24 16:08:41Z
changed
2019-04-14 11:05:24Z
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original description Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5
page(s): 3530 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Homonymy Gmelin established the name Murex versicolor twice: (1) page 3530, based on a figure by Knorr (5, pl. 4 fig 1) representing Chicereus brunneus; (2) page 3556, based on figures by Knorr (3, pl. 14 fig. 1) and Chemnitz (4: pl. 146 fig. 1348). Acting as First Reviser, Vokes (1971) gave preseance to the latter over the former. [details]