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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra testacea Broderip, 1836

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Nebularia) testacea Broderip, 1836


Primary Type: lectotype [] Broderip, W.J. 1836. p.193
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1967892 lectotype lectotype [28.6 mm], 2 syntypes Anaa Island, Tuamotu Islands


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


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.435 [ Cernohorsky (1976) designated the 28.6 long syntype (which corresponds to Broderip's cited dimensions) as the lectotype of Mitra testacea Broderip. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Nebularia) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Nebularia) testacea Broderip, 1836
                                  Mitra testacea Broderip, 1836


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45509) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.