Syrinx (gastropod)

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Syrinx aruanus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Muricoidea
Family: Turbinellidae
Subfamily: Turbinellinae
Genus: Syrinx
Röding, 1798

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Syrinx is a monospecific genus of large sea snails with a gill and an operculum, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Turbinellidae.[1]


This marine species can be found along the coasts of northern and western half of Australia and adjacent areas, including eastern Indonesia and Papua New Guinea


Species brought into synonymy 


  1. ^ Bouchet, P. (2011). Cryptofusus Beu, 2011 . Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at on 2011-04-27