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Voluta variegata Gmelin, 1791

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Scabricola (Scabricola) variegata (Gmelin, 1791)


Primary Type: lectotype [] Gmelin, J.F. 1791. p.3457
(illustration) lectotype Burias Island, Philippines (by subsequent designation)


Original Epithet:  variegata
Original Text Name:  Voluta variegata Gmelin, 1791
Original Genus:  Voluta


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.116 [ The type of Voluta variegata Gmelin is no longer extant and Cernohorsky (1991) designated the color illustration from Knorr, 1771, part 5, pl. 18 (four-star), fig. 6 as the illustrated lectotype. ]  Type information


                            Scabricola Swainson, 1840
                              Scabricola (Scabricola) Swainson, 1840
                                Scabricola (Scabricola) variegata (Gmelin, 1791)
                                  Voluta variegata Gmelin, 1791


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13233) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.