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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Conus leopardus Dillwyn, 1817

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Conus vexillum sumatrensis Hwass in Bruguière, 1792


Primary Type: lectotype [Junior homonym of Cucullus leopardus Röding, 1798] Dillwyn, L.W. 1817. p.364, no. 20
lectotype East Indian Sea, principally Sumatra


Original Epithet:  leopardus
Original Text Name:  Conus leopardus
Original Genus:  Conus


 Chemnitz, J.H. 1788. pl. 144A, figs. a-b Illustration of type specimen
 Walls, J.G. 1979. p.933 Subsequent type designation


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Conus Linnaeus, 1758
                            Conus vexillum Gmelin, 1791
                              Conus vexillum sumatrensis Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
                                Conus leopardus Dillwyn, 1817


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46789) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.