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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra colombelliformis Kiener, 1838

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Strigatella) colombelliformis Kiener, 1838


Primary Type: holotype [] Kiener, L.C. 1838. p.47, pl. 15, fig. 46
MHNG 1108/4 holotype Madagascar


Original Epithet:  colombelliformis
Original Text Name:  Mitra colombelliformis Kiener, 1838
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.492 [ The type locality is Madagascar, but Cernohorsky (1976) states that this requires confirmation in view of the lack of reliable records west of the Cocos-Keeling Islands. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Strigatella) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Strigatella) colombelliformis Kiener, 1838
                                  Mitra colombelliformis Kiener, 1838


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45829) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.