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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Volutidae 

Voluta scapha Gmelin, 1791

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cymbiola nobilis (Lightfoot, 1786)


[non Voluta scafa Lightfoot, 1786= Voluta cymbium Linnaeus, 1758] Gmelin, J.F. 1791. p.3468
pretiosa ad caput bonae spei (Cape of good Hope) (in error)


 Martini, F.H.W. 1777. pl. 72, fig. 774, pl. 73, figs. 775-776 Illustration of type specimen


                        Volutidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Cymbiolinae Bondarev, 1995
                            Cymbiola Swainson, 1831
                              Cymbiola nobilis (Lightfoot, 1786)
                                Voluta scapha Gmelin, 1791


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=38738) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.