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Mitromorpha volva Sowerby, 1892

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitromorpha (Mitrolumna) volva Sowerby, 1892


Primary Type: syntype Sowerby, G. B. 1892. p. 7, pl. 1, fig. 16
BMNH BMNH syntype Port Elizabeth, South Africa


Original Epithet:  volva
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Sowerby, G. B. 1892.  
Original Text Name:  Mitromorpha volva
Original Genus:  Mitromorpha
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Kilburn, R.N. 1986.  


 Kilburn, R.N. 1986.  Synonomy


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Clathurellinae H. & A. Adams, 1858
                            Mitromorpha Carpenter, 1865
                              Mitromorpha (Mitrolumna) Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1883
                                Mitromorpha (Mitrolumna) volva Sowerby, 1892
                                  Mitromorpha volva Sowerby, 1892


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=53464) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.