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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Mitra lyraeformis Swainson, 1821

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Lyria lyraeformis (Swainson, 1821)


Primary Type: status unknown Secondary Type: status unknown Swainson, W. 1821. pl. 54
status unknown Mombasa, Kenya


 Weaver, C.S. & du Pont, J.E. 1970. p.21 [ Type locality restricted from "East Coast of Africa" (Reeve, 1849). ]  General reference


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Volutinae Swainson, 1840
                            Lyria Gray, 1847
                              Lyria lyraeformis (Swainson, 1821)
                                Mitra lyraeformis Swainson, 1821


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=37030) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.