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Voluta crenulata Gmelin, 1791

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Pterygia crenulata (Gmelin, 1791)


Primary Type: lectotype [] Gmelin, J.F. 1791. p.3452
(illustration) lectotype Marudu Bay, [Sabah, Malaysia], Borneo, "Indonesia" (by subsequent restriction by Cernohorsky, 1991)


Original Epithet:  crenulata
Original Text Name:  Voluta crenulata
Original Genus:  Voluta


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.148 [ The type of Voluta crenulata Gmelin is lost and Cernohorsky (1991) designated figs. 1413 and 1414 on pl. 150 in Chemnitz (1788) as the illustrated lectotype. ]  Type information


                            Pterygia Röding, 1798
                              Pterygia crenulata (Gmelin, 1791)
                                Voluta crenulata Gmelin, 1791


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13194) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.