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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra picta Reeve, 1844

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Mitra) picta Reeve, 1844


Primary Type: lectotype [] Reeve, L.A. 1844. pl. 16, fig. 123
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1967839 lectotype Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (by subsequent designation, Cernohorsky, 1976: p.350)


Original Epithet:  picta
Original Text Name:  Mitra picta Reeve, 1844
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.350 [ M. picta was described from unknown locality and was first localized by Krauss (1848) from the "Cape coast" and later by Sowerby (1874) from the Cape of Good Hope, which was designated by Cernohorsky as the type locality. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) picta Reeve, 1844
                                  Mitra picta Reeve, 1844


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45483) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.