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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra ancillides Broderip, 1836

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Mitra) ancillides Broderip, 1836


Primary Type: holotype [] Broderip, W.J. 1836. p.193
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1967712 holotype Anaa Island, Tuamotu Archipelago


Original Epithet:  ancillides
Original Text Name:  Mitra ancillides Broderip, 1836
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.340 [ Broperip's original dimensions of the type, i.e. length 5 pollex (= 127.0 mm), width 2 pollex (= 50.8 mm) are in complete disagreement with the actual dimensions of the type, and obviously in error. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) ancillides Broderip, 1836
                                  Mitra ancillides Broderip, 1836


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45481) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.