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Columbarium distephanotis Melvill, 1891

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Coluzea distephanotis (Melvill, 1891)


Primary Type: holotype [ according to {WILSON1993B} type locality is dubious] Melvill, J.C. 1891. p. 405, pl. 2, fig. 4

Manchester Museum Type Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia, 17 fathoms.
Manchester Museum EE3651 holotype S. shores of New Guinea, Torres Straits


Original Epithet:  distephanotis
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Melvill, J.C. 1891.  
Original Text Name:  Columbarium distephanotis
Original Genus:  Columbarium
Status of Name: Synonym       Hedley, C. 1922.  


 Wilson, B. 1994. p.58 Type SpecAv


                            Coluzea Finlay in Allan, 1926
                              Coluzea distephanotis (Melvill, 1891)
                                Columbarium distephanotis Melvill, 1891


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=11518) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.