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Gastropoda Unplaced Architectonicidae 

Philippia oxytropis A. Adams, 1855

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Psilaxis oxytropis (A. Adams, 1855)


Primary Type: Type Secondary Type: null [] Adams, A. 1855. p. 317
BMNH BMNH 1980127 Type New Caledonia


depth: continental shelf [ depths of 50 to 66 m (Kay 1979) ]
Original Epithet:  oxytropis
larvae/young: veliger planktonic [ veligers are pelagic and planktotrophic (Kay 1979) ]
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Adams, A. 1855.  
Original Text Name:  Philippia oxytropis
Original Genus:  Philippia
Status of Name: Synonym       Bieler, R. 1993.  


  . p.100-101 [ Fig 36 A. B ]  General reference
 Bieler, R. 1993. [ ]  Synonomy


                        Psilaxis Woodring, 1928
                          Psilaxis oxytropis (A. Adams, 1855)
                            Philippia oxytropis A. Adams, 1855


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=34173) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.