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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Nassariidae 

Nassa moesta Hinds, 1844

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Nassarius (Aciculina) moestus (Hinds, 1844)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: null [] Hinds, R. B. 1844. p.36, pl. 9, figs. 18-19
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1844.9/23.3-4 lectotype Gulf of Papagayo, W. coast of central America (error), San Christoval, Solomon Islands (designated)


Original Epithet:  moesta
Original Text Name:  Nassa moesta Hinds, 1844
Original Genus:  Nassa
Type: Subsequent type designation       Cernohorsky, W. O. 1984. p.196, pl. 42, fig. 10 


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1984. p.196 Type locality


                        Nassariidae Iredale, 1916
                          Nassarius Dumeril, 1806
                            Nassarius (Aciculina) A. Adams, 1853
                              Nassarius (Aciculina) moestus (Hinds, 1844)
                                Nassa moesta Hinds, 1844


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=44532) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.