Murex cariosus Linnaeus, 1767

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 70

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.602.8136

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scientific name

Murex cariosus Linnaeus, 1767
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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Murex cariosus Linnaeus, 1767 

Original source.

Linnaeus 1767: 1220.

Type locality.

"In Aqaeductu ad Sevillam" [in an aqueduct near Sevilla], Spain.

Remarks.

Today combined as Melanopsis cariosa  , the species is one of the few stable taxa in melanopsid taxonomy (e.g., Glaubrecht 1996).