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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Epitoniidae 

Opalia burchorum DuShane, 1988

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Gregorioscala burchorum DuShane, 1988


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype DuShane, H. 1988. p. 270, fig. 5
Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu BPBM 8974 holotype Off Kahe Point, Oahu, Hawaii (2121.2'N., 15809.1'W.), 540 m.


Original Epithet:  burchorum
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       DuShane, H. 1988.  
Original Text Name:  Opalia (s.l.) burchorum
Original Genus:  Opalia
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       DuShane, H. 1988.  


                          Gregorioscala Cossman, 1912
                            Gregorioscala burchorum DuShane, 1988
                              Opalia burchorum DuShane, 1988


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=52483) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.