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Bivalvia Veneroida Galeommatidae 

Galeomma aurantia Deshayes, 1835

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Scintilla aurantia (Deshayes, 1835)


Primary Type: holotype [] Deshayes, G.P. & Milne Edwards, H. 1835. p.180
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 196786 holotype


Original Epithet:  aurantia
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Deshayes, G.P. & Milne Edwards, H. 1835. p.110 
Original Text Name:  Galeomma aurantia
Original Genus:  Galeomma
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.11 


                  Galeommatidae Gray, 1840
                    Scintilla Deshayes, 1856
                      Scintilla aurantia (Deshayes, 1835)
                        Galeomma aurantia Deshayes, 1835


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=18343) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.