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Bivalvia Ostreoida Propeamussiidae 

Amussium watsoni Smith, 1885

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Propeamussium watsoni (Smith, 1885)


Primary Type: lectotype [> Lectotype designated in Dijkstra (2001).] Smith, E.A. 1885. p.309, pl.22, figs.8-8c
BMNH 1887.2.9.3307 lectotype Challenger, stn 218, 223'S, 14404'E, NE of New Guinea, alive, 1857 m.


Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Smith, E.A. 1885. p.73 


                    Propeamussiidae Abbott, 1954
                      Propeamussium de Gregorio, 1884
                        Propeamussium watsoni (Smith, 1885)
                          Amussium watsoni Smith, 1885


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45326) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.