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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra eremitarum Röding, 1798

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Mitra) eremitarum Röding, 1798


Primary Type: lectotype [] Röding, P.F. 1798. p.136
(illustration) lectotype East Indies - subsequently restricted to Pombo Island, Moluccas, Indonesia


Original Epithet:  eremitarum
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Röding, P.F. 1798.  
Original Text Name:  Mitra eremitarum
Original Genus:  Mitra
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000.  


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.325 [ The whereabouts of the types of M. eremitarum are unknown, and Cernohorsky designated fig. 1361 on pl. 147 in vol. 4 of Chemnitz, 1780, as the lectotype of M. eremitarum Röding. No locality was given by Röding, but the cited specimen came from the "East Indies", which was further restricted as the type locality by Cernohorsky to Pombo Island, Haruku Strait, East of Ambon, Indonesia (specimen in WAM). ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) eremitarum Röding, 1798
                                  Mitra eremitarum Röding, 1798


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13060) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.