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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Voluta arausiaca Lightfoot, 1786

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Harpulina arausiaca (Lightfoot, 1768)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Lightfoot, J. 1786. p.26
holotype Nilaveli, Trincomalee, northeast Sri Lanka


 Rumphius, G.E. 1705. pl. 37, fig. 2 Illustration of type specimen
 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.121 [ Type locality restricted from "Ceylon" (Reeve, 1849). ]  Type locality


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Volutinae Swainson, 1840
                            Harpulina Dall, 1906
                              Harpulina arausiaca (Lightfoot, 1768)
                                Voluta arausiaca Lightfoot, 1786


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=36997) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.