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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra proscissa Reeve, 1844

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Nebularia) proscissa Reeve, 1844


Primary Type: lectotype [] Reeve, L.A. 1844. pl. 22, fig. 177
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1967847 lectotype lectotype, 2 syntypes Bombay, India (by subsequent designation by Cernohorsky, 1976)


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


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.408 [ The syntypic series of 3 specimens in BMNH (BMNH no. 1967847) includes one specimen figured by Reeve (1844, fig. 177) that was designated the lectotype of M. proscissa Reeve by Cernohorsky (1976). ]  Type information


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13127) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.