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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Melo umbilicatus Broderip, 1826

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Melo umbilicatus (Broderip, 1826)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: P Broderip, W.J. 1826. p.224, fig. 3
BMNH 1837.12.1.34 holotype no locality given; subsequently restricted by Gray (1855) to Moreton Bay, south Queensland, Australia


 Gray, J. E. 1855. p.54 Type locality


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Melo Broderip in Sowerby, 1826
                              Melo umbilicatus (Broderip, 1826)
                                Melo umbilicatus Broderip, 1826


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=12419) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.