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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Rissoidae 

Rissoina miltozona Tomlin, 1915

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Rissoina (Apataxia) cerithiiformis Tryon, 1887


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [] Tomlin, J.R. le B. 1915. p.321
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1915.6.12.2 holotype Lifou, Loyalty Islands


depth: continental shelf [ to depths of 65 m (Kay 1979) ]
Original Epithet:  miltozona
habitat: coral reef [ (Kay 1979) ]
habitat: tide pools [ under rocks and rubble (Kay 1979) ]
Original Text Name:  Rissoina miltozona
Original Genus:  Rissoina
Status of Name: Synonym       Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.20 


  . p.84-85 [ Figs 26 B; 29 D ]  General reference


                            Rissoina d'Orbigny, 1840
                              Rissoina (Apataxia) Laseron, 1956
                                Rissoina (Apataxia) cerithiiformis Tryon, 1887
                                  Rissoina miltozona Tomlin, 1915


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=34081) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.