Ceratostoma monoceros

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Ceratostoma monoceros
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Muricoidea
Family: Muricidae
Subfamily: Ocenebrinae
Genus: Ceratostoma
Species: C. monoceros
Binomial name
Ceratostoma monoceros
(Sowerby, 1841)

Murex aciculiger Valenciennes, 1846
Murex monoceros Sowerby, 1841

Ceratostoma monoceros is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Muricidae, the murex snails or rock snails.[1]


  1. ^ a b Ceratostoma monoceros (Sowerby, 1841).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 24 April 2010.