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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Voluta incompta Lightfoot, 1786

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Mitra) incompta Lightfoot, 1786


Primary Type: lectotype [] Lightfoot, J. 1786. p.96, no. 2116
(illustration) lectotype South Seas


Original Epithet:  incompta
Original Text Name:  Voluta incompta
Original Genus:  Voluta


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.323 [ The type of M. incompta Lightfoot, was in the collection of the Duchess of Portland and has been sold at auction. Cernohorsky designated the two figures on pl. 19 in vol. 1 of Martyn's "Universal Conchologist" as the lectotype of Mitra incompta (Lightfoot). ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) incompta Lightfoot, 1786
                                  Voluta incompta Lightfoot, 1786


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13074) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.