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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Rissoidae 

Merelina wanawana Kay, 1979

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Merelina wanawana Kay, 1979


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [Fig 28 A, B] Kay, E.A. 1979. p.82
Bernice P. Bishop Museum 9760 holotype Barbers Point, Oahu, from sediments from a depth of 8 m (Oct 1970)
Australian Museum paratype
BMNH paratype
USNM paratype


depth: continental shelf [ to depths of about 33 m (Kay 1979) ]
habitat: coral reef [ (Kay 1979) ]


  . p.82 [ Fig 28 A, B ]  Type SpecAv
  . p.82 Type locality


                            Merelina Iredale, 1915
                              Merelina wanawana Kay, 1979
                                Merelina wanawana Kay, 1979


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=34046) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.