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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra mauritiana Sowerby, 1874

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Scabricola (Scabricola) lacunosa (Reeve, 1844)


Primary Type: syntype [] Sowerby, G.B. (2nd) 1874. pl. 27, fig. 610
NMW syntype 1 syntype (specimen fig'd. by Sowerby) Mauritius


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


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.12 [ The syntype of M. mauritiana Sowerby (a slightly broader specimen figured by Sowerby) and another more slender individual which is probably not a type, are in the NMW. ]  Type information


                            Scabricola Swainson, 1840
                              Scabricola (Scabricola) Swainson, 1840
                                Scabricola (Scabricola) lacunosa (Reeve, 1844)
                                  Mitra mauritiana Sowerby, 1874


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=46990) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.