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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra fusca Swainson, 1824

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Scabricola (Swainsonia) fusca (Swainson, 1824)


Primary Type: status unknown [] Swainson, W. 1824. p.35
???? status unknown Mauritius (by restriction from "Indian Ocean" by Cernohorsky, 1991)


Original Epithet:  fusca
Original Text Name:  Mitra fusca
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.132 [ The type of S. fusca (Swainson) is lost, but according to Cernohorsky (1991) the original description and Swainson's subsequent illustration of the species clearly identify the taxon. ]  Type information


                            Scabricola Swainson, 1840
                              Scabricola (Swainsonia) H. & A. Adams, 1853
                                Scabricola (Swainsonia) fusca (Swainson, 1824)
                                  Mitra fusca Swainson, 1824


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13243) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.