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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Conidae 

Drillia circumvertens Melvill & Standen, 1901

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Microdrillia circumvertens (Melvill & Standen, 1901)


Primary Type: syntype Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1901. p. 436, pl. 23, fig. 3
BMNH BMNH 1901.12.0.66 syntype Gulf of Oman, 205 fathoms


Original Epithet:  circumvertens
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1901.  
Original Text Name:  Drillia circumvertens
Original Genus:  Drillia
Status of Name: Synonym       Kilburn, R.N. 1986.  


 Kilburn, R.N. 1986.  Synonomy


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Clathurellinae H. & A. Adams, 1858
                            Microdrillia Casey, 1903
                              Microdrillia circumvertens (Melvill & Standen, 1901)
                                Drillia circumvertens Melvill & Standen, 1901


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=53447) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.