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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Buccinidae 

Engina gannita Hedley, 1915

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Engina contracta (Reeve, 1846)


Primary Type: holotype Hedley, C. 1915. p. 732, pl. 84, fig. 87
BMNH BMNH 1915.12.31.113 paratype
AMS (Australian Museum, Sydney, NSW, Australia) holotype 30 fathoms, off Darnley Island, Torres Straits


Original Epithet:  gannita
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Hedley, C. 1915.  
Original Text Name:  Engina gannita
Original Genus:  Engina
Status of Name: Synonym       Cernohorsky, W.O. 1974.  


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1974. [ ]  Synonomy


                            Engina Gray, 1839
                              Engina contracta (Reeve, 1846)
                                Engina gannita Hedley, 1915


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=11787) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.