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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus torensis Sturany, 1904

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Conus elegans Sowerby, 1895


Primary Type: syntype [] Sturany, R. 1904. p.227, pl. 4, figs. 8a-b
NMW syntype Station 88 (3335.5'E, 289.3'N, bei Tor im Golfe von Suez)


Original Epithet:  torensis
Original Text Name:  Conus aculeiformis f. torensis
Original Genus:  Conus
Status of Name: Synonym       Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.31 


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus elegans Sowerby, 1895
                              Conus torensis Sturany, 1904


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45991) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.