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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Drilliidae 

Drillia nereia Turton, 1932

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

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


Primary Type: syntype Turton, W.H. 1932. p. 21, pl. 4, no. 160
Oxford University Museum syntype Port Alfred, South Africa


Original Epithet:  nereia
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Turton, W.H. 1932.  
Original Text Name:  Drillia nereia
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 nereia Turton, 1932


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=53666) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.