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Bivalvia Ostreoida Propeamussiidae 

Amussium torresi Smith, 1885

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Parvamussium torresi (Smith, 1885)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: paralectotype [original reference seen] Smith, E.A. 1885. p.311, pl. 23, figs. 3-3b
BMNH 1887.2.9.3316 lectotype E of Cape York, Queensland, Australia, "Challenger", stn 185B, 1138'15''S, 14359'38"E, 285 m


 Dijkstra, H.H. 1995. p.36, figs. 125-128 Subsequent type designation


                    Propeamussiidae Abbott, 1954
                      Parvamussium Sacco, 1897
                        Parvamussium torresi (Smith, 1885)
                          Amussium torresi Smith, 1885


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16221) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.