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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra (Strigatella) bantamensis Oostingh, 1939

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Ziba bantamensis (Oostingh, 1939)


Primary Type: holotype [original reference seen] Oostingh, C.H. 1939. p.47, pl. 11, figs. 199-205
GMBI holotype Tjirantjabeureum [= Ci Beureum], S. Bantam "Island" [= S. Bantam Rgcy., W. Java] (Pliocene)


Original Epithet:  bantamensis
Original Text Name:  Mitra (Strigatella) bantamensis Oostingh, 1939
Original Genus:  Mitra (Strigatella)


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.45 [ Cernohorsky (1991) erroneously cites the type locality "Tjirantjabeureum" [= Ranca Cibeureum or "Beureum Lake" (6°37'S, 108°12'E)] and other collection localities as being on "S. Bantam Island" - a nonexistant island. All of these localities are in the southern part of what was known as Bantam Regency [W. Java] during the colonial era, and is now known as Serang District or Serang Regency (Kabupaten Serang) in West Java (Jawa Barat) Province, Java, Indonesia. ]  Type locality
 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.45 Type information


                            Ziba H. & A. Adams, 1853
                              Ziba bantamensis (Oostingh, 1939)
                                Mitra (Strigatella) bantamensis Oostingh, 1939


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45966) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.