OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

ANSP OBIS Home | Another Search

Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra solida Reeve, 1844

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Mitra) solida Reeve, 1844


Primary Type: Type [] Reeve, L.A. 1844. pl. 3, fig. 18
Type Middle Head, Port Jackson, New South Wales (designated by Cernohorsky, 1976: 328)


Original Epithet:  solida
Original Text Name:  Mitra solida Reeve, 1844
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.328 [ The type of M. solida Reeve has been sold at auction of the Norris collection. Originally described from unknown locality, the species has been correctly reported by Angas (1867) from Middle Head, Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia, in 5 fathoms, which is designated as the type locality of M. solida Reeve. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) solida Reeve, 1844
                                  Mitra solida Reeve, 1844


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13082) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.