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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Triphoridae 

Metaxia albicephala Kay, 1979

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Metaxia albicephala Kay, 1979


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [Fig 48. L, M] Kay, E.A. 1979. p.130-132
Bernice P. Bishop Museum 9784 holotype Poipu Beach, Kauai, in beach drift
Australian Museum paratype
BMNH paratype
USNM paratype


depth: subtidal [ in sediments to depths of 12 m (Kay 1979) ]


 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.130-132 [ Fig 48 L, M ]  General reference


                        Triphoridae Gray, 1847
                          Metaxiinae Marshall, 1977
                            Metaxia Monterosato, 1884
                              Metaxia albicephala Kay, 1979
                                Metaxia albicephala Kay, 1979


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=34317) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.