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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra ferruginea Lamarck, 1811

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Nebularia) ferruginea Lamarck, 1811


Primary Type: status unknown [] Lamarck, J. P. B. 1811. p.200
MNHN? status unknown originally described from MNHN but untraceable Keldjitan, Bantam [= Banten], Java, Indonesia (by subsequent designation, Cernohorsky, 1976)
MHNG 1102/47/4 paralectotype ????


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


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.399 [ Lamarck's type-specimens of M. ferruginea, originally described from the MNHN, still remain untraceable, but the paralectotype (which may have to be re-designated as the lectotype if the other specimens cannot be found) is in the MHNG. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Nebularia) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Nebularia) ferruginea Lamarck, 1811
                                  Mitra ferruginea Lamarck, 1811


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13118) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.