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Surcula laura Thiele, 1925

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Comitas laura (Thiele, 1925)


Primary Type: holotype Thiele, J. 1925. p. 237, pl. 26, fig. 16.
Zoological Museum, Berlin holotype


Original Epithet:  laura
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Thiele, J. 1925.  
Original Text Name:  Surcula laura
Original Genus:  Surcula
Status of Name: Synonym       Powell, A.W.B. 1969.  


 Powell, A.W.B. 1969. p. 286 [ Powell states "This species is known to me only from the original description and figure which indicate an immature shell." Genus placement is questionable. ]  Synonomy


                          Cochlespirinae Powell, 1942
                            Comitas Finlay, 1926
                              Comitas laura (Thiele, 1925)
                                Surcula laura Thiele, 1925


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=49562) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.