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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cassidae 

Cassis kalosmodix Melvill, 1883

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Casmaria erinaceus kalosmodix (Melvill, 1883)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: null [] Melvill, J.C. 1883. p.43, pl. 1, fig. 1
NMW (National Museum of Wales, Cardiff, U.K.) holotype Midway, Hawaiian Chain (designated by Abbott, 1968: 193)


Original Epithet:  kalosmodix
Original Text Name:  Cassis kalosmodix Melvill, 1883
Original Genus:  Cassis


                        Cassidae Swainson, 1832
                            Casmaria H. & A. Adams, 1853
                              Casmaria erinaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)
                                Casmaria erinaceus kalosmodix (Melvill, 1883)
                                  Cassis kalosmodix Melvill, 1883


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=47239) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.