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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra ustulata Reeve, 1844

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Mitra) ustulata Reeve, 1844


Primary Type: lectotype [] Reeve, L.A. 1844. pl. 13, fig. 89
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1967918 lectotype Kio Island, Fiji, by subsequent designation (Cernohorsky, 1976, p.339)


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


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.339 [ M. ustulata has been described from unknown locality, and Garrett's (1880) first correct record of Kio Island, Fiji Islands, was designated by Cernohorsky as the type locality of M. ustulata Reeve. ]  Type information


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13086) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.