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Trophon plicatus ([Lightfoot], 1786)

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Murex lamellosus Gmelin, 1791 · unaccepted (synonym)
Murex plicatus [Lightfoot], 1786 · unaccepted (original combination)
Polyplex gracilis Perry, 1811 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Trophon antarcticus Philippi, 1868 · unaccepted (synonym)
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2023). MolluscaBase. Trophon plicatus ([Lightfoot], 1786). Accessed at: on 2023-02-06
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original description  (of Trophon antarcticus Philippi, 1868) Philippi, R. A. (1868). Conchylia nova potissimum magellanica. <em>Malakozoologische Bl├Ątter.</em> 15: 222-226., available online at
page(s): 225 [details]   

original description  (of Murex lamellosus Gmelin, 1791) 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. <em>Systema Naturae. Linneaeus (ed.). Ed. 13.</em> 1: pars. 6., available online at [details]   

original description  (of Polyplex gracilis Perry, 1811) Perry, G. (1811). <i>Conchology, or the natural history of shells: containing a new arrangement of the genera and species, illustrated by coloured engravings executed from the natural specimens, and including the latest discoveries</i>. 4 pp., 61 plates. London. , available online at
page(s): pl. 9, fig. 4 [details]   

basis of record Griffiths, H.J.; Linse, K.; Crame, J.A. (2003). SOMBASE - Southern Ocean mollusc database: a tool for biogeographic analysis in diversity and evolution. <em>Organisms Diversity and Evolution.</em> 3: 207-213., available online at [details]   

additional source Di Luca, J. & Zelaya, D. G. (2019). Gastropods from the Burdwood Bank (southwestern Atlantic): an overview of species diversity. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4544(1): 41-78., available online at
page(s): 58, fig. 4G [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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