Favartia bractea Houart, 2016


Bibliographic references

, . - On some Indo-West Pacific species of Favartia sensu stricto (Gastropoda: Muricidae: Muricopsinae) with the description of three new species from the Indian Ocean and comments on related species. Vita Malacologica 15: 57-76

DNA barcoding


Type locality

Madagascar, southern Madagascar, Phare Flacourt, 25°01.3'S, 47°00.5'E, 18 m

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-31268
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-31269
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-31270

Other valuable specimens

CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2017-1291
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2017-1297
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2017-1294
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2017-1293
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2017-1295
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2017-1292
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2017-1296


Mollusca 12
Gastropoda 12
Neogastropoda 12
Muricidae 12
Favartia 12

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Molluscs (IM) 12