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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra chrysalis Reeve, 1844

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Nebularia) chrysalis Reeve, 1844


Primary Type: lectotype [] Reeve, L.A. 1844. pl. 25, fig. 200
(illustration) lectotype Pombo I., Haruku Straits, E of Ambon, Indonesia (by subsequent designation by Cernohorsky, 1976)


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


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.403 [ The type-specimen of M. chrysalis is untraceable and has probably been sold at auction of the Norris collection; the illustration in Reeve (1844) on pl. 25, fig. 200, was designated by Cernohorsky (1976) as the lectotype. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Nebularia) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Nebularia) chrysalis Reeve, 1844
                                  Mitra chrysalis Reeve, 1844


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13104) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.