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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra arctata Sowerby, 1874

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Pterygia arctata (Sowerby, 1874)


Primary Type: lectotype [] Sowerby, G.B. (2nd) 1874. p.14, pl. 17, figs. 316-317
(illustration) lectotype Australia


Original Epithet:  arctata
Original Text Name:  Mitra arctata Sowerby, 1874
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.152 [ The type of Mitra arctata Sowerby is lost, and Cernohorsky (1991) designed the specimen depicted in figs. 316 and 317 on pl. 17 in Sowerby (1874) as the illustrated lectotype. ]  Type information


                            Pterygia Röding, 1798
                              Pterygia arctata (Sowerby, 1874)
                                Mitra arctata Sowerby, 1874


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46121) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.