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Pleurotoma (Surcula) margaritae E. A. Smith, 1904

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Comitas margaritae (E. A. Smith, 1904)


Primary Type: holotype [original reference seen] Smith, E.A. 1904. p. 458
Indian Museum, Calcutta holotype off Andaman Islands, 405 fathoms


Original Epithet:  margaritae
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Smith, E.A. 1904.  
Original Text Name:  Pleurotoma (Surcula) margaritae
Original Genus:  Pleurotoma
Status of Name: Synonym       Powell, A.W.B. 1969.  


 Powell, A.W.B. 1969.  Synonomy


                          Cochlespirinae Powell, 1942
                            Comitas Finlay, 1926
                              Comitas margaritae (E. A. Smith, 1904)
                                Pleurotoma (Surcula) margaritae E. A. Smith, 1904


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=49354) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.