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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Drilliidae 

Drillia nivosa E. A. Smith, 1904

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Drillia (Drillia) caffra (E. A. Smith, 1882)


Primary Type: holotype Smith, E.A. 1904. p. 27, pl. 2, fig. 5
BMNH holotype Port Alfred, South Africa


Original Epithet:  nivosa
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Smith, E.A. 1904.  
Original Text Name:  Drillia nivosa
Original Genus:  Drillia
Status of Name: Synonym       Kilburn, R.N. 1988.  


 Kilburn, R.N. 1988.  Synonomy


                        Drilliidae Olsson, 1964
                          Drillia Gray, 1838
                            Drillia (Drillia) Gray, 1838
                              Drillia (Drillia) caffra (E. A. Smith, 1882)
                                Drillia nivosa E. A. Smith, 1904


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=53665) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.