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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Nassariidae 

Nassa sculpta Marrat, 1877

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Hebra corticata (A. Adams, 1852)


Primary Type: lectotype [junior homonym of Buccinum (Nassa) sculptum Dunker, 1853] Marrat, F.P. 1877. p.5, pl. 1, fig. 30
Merseyside County Museum, Liverpool lectotype New Zealand (error) Philippines


Original Epithet:  sculpta
Original Text Name:  Nassa sculpta
Original Genus:  Nassa


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1984. p.205, pl. 44, fig. 13 Subsequent type designation


                        Nassariidae Iredale, 1916
                          Hebra H. & A. Adams, 1853
                            Hebra corticata (A. Adams, 1852)
                              Nassa sculpta Marrat, 1877


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=15051) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.