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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Voluta papilio Link, 1807

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Neocancilla papilio papilio (Link, 1807)


[] Link, H.F. 1807. p.127
Tonga Islands (by subsequent designation by Cernohorsky, 1991)


Original Epithet:  papilio
Original Text Name:  Voluta papilio Link, 1807
Original Genus:  Voluta


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.104 [ No types exist of N. papilio (Link), but since there is no taxonomic dispute concerning the identity of the taxon, no neotype is designated. ]  Type information


                            Neocancilla Cernohorsky, 1966
                              Neocancilla papilio (Link, 1807)
                                Neocancilla papilio papilio (Link, 1807)
                                  Voluta papilio Link, 1807


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=13278) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.