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Pitar spoori Lamprell & Whitehead, 1990

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Pitar (Hyphantosoma) spoori Lamprell & Whitehead, 1990


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [according to {Lampr1992x60} belongs to subgenus Pitarina] Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1990. p.42, f.3a-d
AMS C133572 holotype in gurrers at top of drop off, N. West tip of reef, N. of No. 5 Bank Reef, NEQ; 13°40'S, 144°09'E


Original Epithet:  spoori
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1990.  
Original Text Name:  Pitar (Pitarina) spoori
Original Genus:  Pitar
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999.  


 Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. [ according to {Lampr1992x60} belongs to subgenus Pitarina ]  Synonomy


                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Pitariinae Stewart, 1930
                      Pitar Römer, 1857
                        Pitar (Hyphantosoma) Dall, 1902
                          Pitar (Hyphantosoma) spoori Lamprell & Whitehead, 1990
                            Pitar spoori Lamprell & Whitehead, 1990


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17975) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.