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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus tenuis Sowerby I, 1834

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Conus nussatella Linnaeus, 1758


Primary Type: lectotype [junior homonym of Conus tenuis Sowerby I, 1833] Sowerby, G.B. (1st) 1834. pl. 54, fig. 62
lectotype Annaa (Tuamotu Islands)


Original Epithet:  tenuis
Original Text Name:  Conus nussatella var. tenuis
Original Genus:  Conus


 Kohn, A.J. 1992. p.256, fig. 504 Subsequent type designation
 Sowerby, G.B. (1st) 1834. pl. 54, fig. 62 Illustration of type specimen


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus nussatella Linnaeus, 1758
                              Conus tenuis Sowerby I, 1834


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46529) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.