Timbellus phaneus

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Timbellus phaneus
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Caenogastropoda
Order: Neogastropoda
Family: Muricidae
Genus: Timbellus
Species:
T. phaneus
Binomial name
Timbellus phaneus
(Dall, 1889)
Synonyms [1]
  • Murex (Pteronotus) phaneusDall, 1889
  • Murex (Pteronotus) pygmaeusBush, 1893
  • Murex pygmaeus Bush, K.J., 1893
  • Murex tristichus Dall, W.H., 1889
  • Pterynotus bushaeVokes, 1970
  • Pterynotus (Pterynotus) bushae Vokes, E.H., 1970
  • Pterynotus (Pterynotus) havanensis Vokes, E.H., 1970
  • Pterynotus phaneus (Dall, 1889)
  • Pteropurpura tristica Dall, W.H., 1927

Timbellus phaneus, common name: the phaneus murex, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Muricidae, the murex snails or rock snails. [1]

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Description

The size of an adult shell varies between 7 mm and 35 mm.

Distribution

This marine species is found in the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea; in the Atlantic Ocean from South Carolina to Brazil.

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References

  1. 1 2 Timbellus phaneus (Dall, 1889) . Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species  on 13 April 2011.