Trochia

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Trochia
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Trochia

Swainson, 1840
Type species
Purpura cingulata Linnaeus, 1771

Trochia is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Muricidae, the murex snails or rock snails. [1]

Species

Species within the genus Trochia include:

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References

  1. Trochia Swainson, 1840 . Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species  on 2 January 2011.
  2. Trochia cingulata (Linnaeus, 1771) . Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species  on 25 April 2010.