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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra olivaeformis Swainson, 1821

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Imbricaria olivaeformis (Swainson, 1821)


Primary Type: lectotype [] Swainson, W. 1821. pl. 48
(illustration) lectotype Viti Levu, Fiji Islands (by subsequent restriction from "South Seas" by Cernohorsky, 1991)


Original Epithet:  olivaeformis
Original Text Name:  Mitra olivaeformis Swainson, 1821
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.140 [ The type of Mitra olivaeformis Swainson is lost, and fig. 3 on pl. 54 in Swainson (1831) was designated by Cernohorsky (1991) as the illustrated lectotype. ]  Type information


                            Imbricaria Schumacher, 1817
                              Imbricaria olivaeformis (Swainson, 1821)
                                Mitra olivaeformis Swainson, 1821


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13218) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.