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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Pleurotoma scitecostata Sowerby, 1903

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Tropidoturris scitecostata (Sowerby, 1903)


Primary Type: lectotype Sowerby, G. B. 1903. p. 214, pl. 4, fig. 10
South African Museum SAM A347 lectotype 21 mi. off Glendower Beacon (near Port Alfred), 100 fathoms


Original Epithet:  scitecostata
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Sowerby, G. B. 1903.  
Original Text Name:  Pleurotoma (Drillia) scitecostata
Original Genus:  Pleurotoma
Status of Name: Synonym       Kilburn, R.N. 1986.  


 Kilburn, R.N. 1986.  Synonomy


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Clathurellinae H. & A. Adams, 1858
                            Tropidoturris Kilburn, 1986
                              Tropidoturris scitecostata (Sowerby, 1903)
                                Pleurotoma scitecostata Sowerby, 1903


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=53345) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.