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Mitromorpha chelonion Kilburn, 1986

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Mitromorpha (Mitrolumna) chelonion Kilburn, 1986


Primary Type: holotype Kilburn, R.N. 1986. p. 691, figs. 103, 113-114
Natal Museum NM C7257/T3208 holotype off Whale Rock (3159.5'S., 2916.9'E.), 90 m.


Original Epithet:  chelonion
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Kilburn, R.N. 1986.  
Original Text Name:  Mitromorpha (Mitrolumna) chelonion
Original Genus:  Mitromorpha
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Kilburn, R.N. 1986.  


                        Conidae Rafinesque, 1815
                          Clathurellinae H. & A. Adams, 1858
                            Mitromorpha Carpenter, 1865
                              Mitromorpha (Mitrolumna) Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1883
                                Mitromorpha (Mitrolumna) chelonion Kilburn, 1986
                                  Mitromorpha chelonion Kilburn, 1986


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=53486) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.