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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Alcyna ocellata A.Adams, 1860

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Thalotia ocellata (A. Adams, 1861)


Primary Type: Type [] Adams, A. 1860. p.408
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) Type Sea of Japan


depth: pelagic [ been dredged at 100m (Kay 1979) ]
depth: shallow subtidal [ in shallow water (Kay 1979_ ]
Original Epithet:  ocellata
habitat: tide pools [ under encrusting red algae on rocks in tide pools (Kay 1979) ]
Original Text Name:  Alcyna ocellata A.Adams, 1860
Original Genus:  Alcyna


  . p.52 [ Fig 14 K, L ]  General


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Trochinae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Cantharidini Cotton, 1959
                          Thalotia Gray, 1847
                            Thalotia ocellata (A. Adams, 1861)
                              Alcyna ocellata A.Adams, 1860


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=33868) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.