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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Nassariidae 

Nassa (Alectryon) himeroessa Melvill & Standen, 1903

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Nassarius (Niotha) himeroessa (Melvill & Standen, 1903)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: null [] Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1903. p.306, pl. 22, fig. 7
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1903.12.15.69-70 lectotype Gulf of Oman, 13-285 m


Original Epithet:  himeroessa
Original Text Name:  Nassa (Alectryon) himeroessa Melvill & Standen, 1903
Original Genus:  Nassa (Alectryon)
Type: Subsequent type designation       Cernohorsky, W. O. 1984. p.107, pl. 17, fig. 2 


                        Nassariidae Iredale, 1916
                          Nassarius Dumeril, 1806
                            Nassarius (Niotha) H. & A. Adams, 1853
                              Nassarius (Niotha) himeroessa (Melvill & Standen, 1903)
                                Nassa (Alectryon) himeroessa Melvill & Standen, 1903


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=44701) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.