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Gastropoda Unplaced Architectonicidae 

Torinia discoidea sterkii Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1908

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Heliacus (Torinista) sterkii (Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1908)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [[non T. discoidea Pease, 1868].] Pilsbry, H.A.& Vanatta, E.G. 1908. p. 57, fig. 2
ANSP ANSP 93833 holotype Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands.
ANSP ANSP 349682 paratype


Original Epithet:  discoidea sterkii
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Pilsbry, H.A.& Vanatta, E.G. 1908.  
Original Text Name:  Torinia discoidea sterkii
Original Genus:  Torinia
Status of Name: Synonym       Bieler, R. 1993.  


  . p.99 [ Fig 35 I, J ]  General reference
 Bieler, R. 1993.  Synonomy


                        Heliacus d'Orbigny, 1842
                          Heliacus (Torinista) Iredale, 1936
                            Heliacus (Torinista) sterkii (Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1908)
                              Torinia discoidea sterkii Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1908


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=34164) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.