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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Voluta vespertilio Linnaeus, 1758

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cymbiola vespertilio (Linnaeus, 1758)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Linnaeus, C. 1758. p.733
paratype O. utriuesque Indiae


 Buonanni, F. 1684. p.fig. 294 Illustration of type specimen
 Watson, R.B. 1886. p.254 [ Restricted to "Samboangan" (Zanmboanga), Mindanao, southern Philippines. ]  Type locality


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Cymbiola Swainson, 1831
                              Cymbiola vespertilio (Linnaeus, 1758)
                                Voluta vespertilio Linnaeus, 1758


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=37925) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.