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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Nassariidae 

Nassa sturmii Reeve, 1853

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Nassarius (Niotha) natalensis (E.A. Smith, 1903)


Primary Type: syntype [] Reeve, L.A. 1853. pl. 22, figs. 148a-b
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) syntype West Indies (error)


Original Epithet:  sturmii
Original Text Name:  Nassa sturmii Reeve, 1853
Original Genus:  Nassa
Status of Name: Secondary Homonym 


                        Nassariidae Iredale, 1916
                          Nassarius Dumeril, 1806
                            Nassarius (Niotha) H. & A. Adams, 1853
                              Nassarius (Niotha) natalensis (E.A. Smith, 1903)
                                Nassa sturmii Reeve, 1853


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=44835) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.