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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Ovulidae 

Ovulum gracile A. Adams & Reeve, 1848

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy


Senior name:

Phenacovolva gracilis (A. Adams & Reeve, 1848)

Types

Primary Type: holotype [] Adams, A. & Reeve, L. 1848. p.22, pl. 6, fig. 11
BMNH 1879.2.26.148 holotype "East Coast of Borneo" restricted to 2-3 km, off Minabe, Kii Peninsula, Japan (3400'N, 13448'E), 40-50 m

Keywords

Original Epithet:  gracile
Original Text Name:  Ovulum gracile A. Adams & Reeve, 1848
Original Genus:  Ovulum

References

 Cate, C.N. 1973. p.101 Type locality

Classification

  Animalia
    Mollusca
      Conchifera
        Visceroconcha
          Gastropoda
            Orthogastropoda
              Caenogastropoda
                Sorbeoconcha
                  Hypsogastropoda
                    Littorinimorpha
                      Cypraeoidea
                        Ovulidae Fleming, 1828
                          Phenacovolva Iredale, 1930
                            Phenacovolva gracilis (A. Adams & Reeve, 1848)
                              Ovulum gracile A. Adams & Reeve, 1848

Metadata

Taxon name record (intBiotaID=38553) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.