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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra newcombii Pease, 1869

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Scabricola (Swainsonia) newcombii (Pease, 1869)


Primary Type: holotype [] Pease, W.H. 1869. p.69
???? type Oahu, Hawaiian Islands
lost holotype Oahu, Hawaiian Islands


Original Epithet:  newcombii
Original Text Name:  Mitra newcombii Pease, 1869
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.131 [ Cernohorsky (1991) noted that Pease's type of M. newcombii is lost, but that his original diagnosis is so graphic that the only Swainsonia occuring in the Hawaiian Islands is easily recognized from the description alone. ]  Type information


                            Scabricola Swainson, 1840
                              Scabricola (Swainsonia) H. & A. Adams, 1853
                                Scabricola (Swainsonia) newcombii (Pease, 1869)
                                  Mitra newcombii Pease, 1869


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46115) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.