Leptotrophon fusiformis Houart, 2017


Bibliographic references

, . - Description of eight new species and one new genus of Muricidae (Gastropoda) from the Indo-West Pacific. Novapex 18(4): 81-103

Type locality

Solomon Sea, Budibudi Island, north of Laughlan Archipelago, 09°11'S, 153°55'E, 380-411 m [MADEEP: stn DW4285]

Name-bearing type


Other specimens of the type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2000-32837
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2013-43633
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2013-43634
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2013-43635
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2013-45608
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-IM-2013-45610

Other valuable specimens

CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2017-192
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2013-45623
CITÉ(S) MNHN-IM-2013-45616


Mollusca 13
Gastropoda 13
Neogastropoda 13
Muricidae 13
Leptotrophon 13

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Molluscs (IM) 13