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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Nassariidae 

?Buccinum afrum Philippi, 1851

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Nassarius (Niotha) coronulus (A. Adams, 1852)


Primary Type: none designated [] Philippi, R.A. 1851. p.56
Type East Africa; Aden; Madagascar
none designated East Africa; Aden; Madagascar


Original Epithet:  afrum
Original Text Name:  ? Buccinum afrum Philippi, 1851
Original Genus:  ?Buccinum
Status of Name: Rejected Name       Cernohorsky, W. O. 1984. p.99 


                        Nassariidae Iredale, 1916
                          Nassarius Dumeril, 1806
                            Nassarius (Niotha) H. & A. Adams, 1853
                              Nassarius (Niotha) coronulus (A. Adams, 1852)
                                ?Buccinum afrum Philippi, 1851


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=44692) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.