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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra auriculoides Reeve, 1845

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Strigatella) auriculoides Reeve, 1845


Primary Type: lectotype [] Reeve, L.A. 1845. pl. 28, fig. 228
(illustration) lectotype Mauritius (by subsequent designation by Cernohorsky, 1976)


Original Epithet:  auriculoides
Original Text Name:  Mitra auriculoides Reeve, 1845
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.485 [ The type specimen of M. auriculoides Reeve has been sold at auction of the Norris collection, and Cernohorsky (1976) designated the specimen illustrated by Reeve on pl. 28, fig. 228 of the "Conchologia Iconica" as the lectotype of M. auriculoides. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Strigatella) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Strigatella) auriculoides Reeve, 1845
                                  Mitra auriculoides Reeve, 1845


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45692) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.