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Bivalvia Veneroida Lucinidae 

Lucina ornata Reeve, 1850

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Divaricella irplex (E.A. Smith, 1885)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: paralectotype [junior homonym of Lucina ornata Agassiz, 1845] Reeve, L.A. 1850. pl.8, fig.48
BMNH 1963.186 lectotype one left and one right valve none


Original Epithet:  ornata
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Reeve, L.A. 1850. p.97 
Original Text Name:  Lucina ornata
Original Genus:  Lucina


 Dekker, H. & Goud, J. 1994. p.127 Subsequent type designation


                  Lucinidae Fleming, 1828
                    Divaricella Martens, 1880
                      Divaricella irplex (E.A. Smith, 1885)
                        Lucina ornata Reeve, 1850


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16606) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.