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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Voluta turricula Holten, 1802

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitra (Nebularia) cucumerina Lamarck, 1811


[] Holten, H.S. 1802. p.46
ZMUC? [ex Chemnitz] type (no locality given)


Original Epithet:  turricula
Original Text Name:  Voluta turricula
Original Genus:  Voluta
Status of Name: Primary Homonym 


 Cernohorsky, W. O. 1976. p.401 [ The type specimen of Voluta turricula Holten may be among Chemnitz's unsorted type material in the ZMUC. ]  Type information


                            Mitra Lamarck, 1798
                              Mitra (Nebularia) Swainson, 1840
                                Mitra (Nebularia) cucumerina Lamarck, 1811
                                  Voluta turricula Holten, 1802


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=47861) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.