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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Spiralia
Cladus: Lophotrochozoa
Phylum: Mollusca
Classis: Gastropoda
Subclassis: Caenogastropoda
Ordo: Littorinimorpha
Superfamilia: Stromboidea

Familia: Strombidae
Genus: Harpago
Species: H. arthritica – H. chiragra

Harpago Mörch, 1852 [?should be Adams, 1854]

Harpago at Gastropods com

Harpago is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Strombidae, the true conchs.[2]

Harpago ('grappling iron') is also a term used in insect morphology for the distal end of a genital clasper.

Species within the genus Harpago include:

Image Scientific name Distribution
Harpago arthriticus adulte.jpg Harpago arthriticus (Röding, 1798) Indian Ocean along the Aldabra Atoll, Kenya, Madagascar, the Maldives, the Mascarene Basin, Mauritius, Mozambique, Réunion, the Seychelles and Tanzania
Harpago chiragra - 2037.jpg Harpago chiragra (Linnaeus, 1758) Indo-Pacific, ranging from the Aldabra Atoll, Chagos, Mauritius, Mozambique, Sri Lanka and the Gulf of Bengal to eastern Polynesia

Wikispecies has information related to Harpago.

Sepkoski, J. J. Jr. (2002). "A compendium of fossil marine animal genera". Bulletins of American Paleontology. 363: 95.
Harpago Mörch, 1852. WoRMS (2009). Harpago. Accessed through the World Register of Marine Species at on 23 April 2011 .

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