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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra reevei Philippi, 1850

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Mitra) incompta Lightfoot, 1786


Primary Type: Status unknown [] Philippi, R.A. 1850. p.23
Type Zanzibar
??? Status unknown Zanzibar


Original Epithet:  reevei
Nomenclatural Action: New Replacement Name       Philippi, R.A. 1850.  
Original Text Name:  Mitra reevei
Original Genus:  Mitra


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.323 [ The type of M. reevei Philippi has probably been sold at auction of the Norris collection. The original locality indication is "South Seas" and Cernohorsky further restricted the type locality to Tutuila Island, Samoa Islands (specimen in USNM). ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Mitra) Lamarck, 1798
                                Mitra (Mitra) incompta Lightfoot, 1786
                                  Mitra reevei Philippi, 1850


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46407) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.