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Bivalvia Veneroida Veneridae 

Venus ornata Dillwyn, 1817

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Lioconcha (Lioconcha) ornata (Dillwyn, 1817)


Primary Type: neotype Secondary Type: paratype [] Dillwyn, L.W. 1817. p.184, v. 1
ZMUC neotype Mauritius


Original Epithet:  ornata
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Dillwyn, L.W. 1817.  
Original Text Name:  Venus ornata
Original Genus:  Venus
Status of Name: Synonym       Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999.  
Type: Subsequent type designation       Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. p. 23 


 Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. [ ]  Synonomy
 Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. p.22 [ type locality restricted to Mauritius after Chemnitz 1782: p.366, pl.35, f.380-381; syntypes lost, neotype designated by ]  Type information


                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Pitariinae Stewart, 1930
                      Lioconcha Mörch, 1853
                        Lioconcha (Lioconcha) Mörch, 1853
                          Lioconcha (Lioconcha) ornata (Dillwyn, 1817)
                            Venus ornata Dillwyn, 1817


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=18051) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.