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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Mitridae 

Mitra zebra Anton, 1838

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Pterygia nucea (Gmelin, 1791)


[] Anton, H. E. 1838. p.68
???? type (no type locality)


Original Epithet:  zebra
Original Text Name:  Mitra zebra Anton, 1838
Original Genus:  Mitra
Status of Name: Primary Homonym 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1991. p.147 [ The type of M. zebra Anton is lost, and Cernohorsky (1991) only tentatively assigned this taxon to the synonymy of Pterygia nucea (Gmelin). ]  Type information


                            Pterygia Röding, 1798
                              Pterygia nucea (Gmelin, 1791)
                                Mitra zebra Anton, 1838


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=49174) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.