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Pleurotoma quoyi Desmoulins, 1842

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Epidirona quoyi (Desmoulins, 1842)


Primary Type: status unknown Secondary Type: status unknown [replacement name; nom. nov. for Pl. monile Kiener, 1839-40 (non Pl. monile Brocchi, 1814)] Desmoulins, C. 1842. p.167
status unknown Western Port, Victoria, Australia.


Original Epithet:  quoyi
Nomenclatural Action: New Replacement Name 
Original Text Name:  Pleurotoma quoyi
Original Genus:  Pleurotoma
Status of Name: Synonym       Powell, A.W.B. 1964.  


 Pritchard, G. B. & Gatliff, J. H. 1900. p.170 Secondary source


                          Crassispirinae Morrison, 1966
                            Epidirona Iredale, 1931
                              Epidirona quoyi (Desmoulins, 1842)
                                Pleurotoma quoyi Desmoulins, 1842


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=14078) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.