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Bivalvia Ostreoida Propeamussiidae 

Amussium scitulum Smith, 1885

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Parvamussium scitulum (Smith, 1885)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: paralectotype [original reference seen] Smith, E.A. 1885. p.312, pl. 23, figs. 4-4b
BMNH 1887.2.9.3319/1 lectotype "Challenger", stn 188, 959'S, 13942'E, S of New Guinea, dead, 51 m


 Dijkstra, H.H. 1995. p.31, figs. 153-154 Subsequent type designation


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16223) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.