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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra gracilis Reeve, 1844

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Domiporta gloriola (Cernohorsky, 1970)


Primary Type: lectotype [] Reeve, L.A. 1844. pl. 5, sp. 31
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1967772 lectotype lectotype [59.8 mm] paralectotype [54.4 mm] Ticao Island, Philippines, 6 fms


Original Epithet:  gracilis
Original Text Name:  Mitra gracilis Reeve, 1844
Original Genus:  Mitra
Status of Name: Primary Homonym 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.97 [ Three syntypes of Mitra gracilis Reeve (= Domiporta gloriola) are in the BMNH, No. 1967772. The smallest specimen is an individual of D. granatina (Lamarck), and the largest 59.8 mm specimen was designated as the lectotype by Cernohorsky (1991) and the second largest, 54.4 mm specimen was designated as the paralectotype by Cernohorsky. ]  Type information


                            Domiporta Cernohorsky, 1970
                              Domiporta gloriola (Cernohorsky, 1970)
                                Mitra gracilis Reeve, 1844


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=48908) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.