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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra arenacea Dunker, 1852

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Neocancilla arenacea Dunker, 1852


Primary Type: status unknown [] Dunker, G. 1852. p.51
???? status unknown Marquesas Islands (by subsequent designation by Cernohorsky, 1991)


Original Epithet:  arenacea
Original Text Name:  Mitra arenacea Dunker, 1852
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.107 [ The type of Mitra arenacea Dunker has not been found, but Dunker's original description and subsequent illustration leave no doubt as to the species identity. ]  Type information


                            Neocancilla Cernohorsky, 1966
                              Neocancilla arenacea Dunker, 1852
                                Mitra arenacea Dunker, 1852


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46095) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.