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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra acuminata Swainson, 1824

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Strigatella) acuminata Swainson, 1824


Primary Type: lectotype [] Swainson, W. 1824. p.36
(illustration) lectotype Mauritius


Original Epithet:  acuminata
Original Text Name:  Mitra acuminata Swainson, 1824
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.494 [ The holotype of M. acuminata Swainson, which used to be in Mawe's collection, is no longer extant, and Cernohorsky (1976) designated the specimen illustrated by Swainson in the "Zoological Illustrations", ser. 2, vol. 3, fig. 3 as the lectotype. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Strigatella) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Strigatella) acuminata Swainson, 1824
                                  Mitra acuminata Swainson, 1824


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13162) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.