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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Voluta volva Gmelin, 1791

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Amoria volva (Gmelin, 1791)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Gmelin, J.F. 1791. p.3457
Zoologiske Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark holotype Cooktown, north Queensland, Australia


 Ludbrook, N.H. 1953. p.145 [ Type locality of "Guinea" restricted. ]  Type locality


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Amoria Gray, 1855
                              Amoria volva (Gmelin, 1791)
                                Voluta volva Gmelin, 1791


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12191) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.