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Bivalvia Mytiloida Mytilidae 

Lithodomus hanleyanus Reeve, 1857

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Lithophaga (Leiosolenus) hanleyanus (Reeve, 1857)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: paralectotype Reeve, L.A. 1857. pl.4, fig.19
BMNH 197589/1 lectotype Suez, Red Sea
BMNH 197589/2 paralectotype Suez, Red Sea
BMNH 197589/3 paralectotype Suez, Red Sea


Original Epithet:  hanleyanus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Reeve, L.A. 1857. p.55 
Original Text Name:  Lithodomus hanleyanus
Original Genus:  Lithodomus


 Kleemann, K.H. 1984. p.194 [ Paralectotype -/2, broken Lithophaga ? malaccana; Paralectotype -/3, broken L. ? laevigata = Kleeman considers Lectotype -/1 to be the only valid type specimen ]  Type information


                Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
                  Lithophaga Röding, 1798
                    Lithophaga (Leiosolenus) Carpenter, 1857
                      Lithophaga (Leiosolenus) hanleyanus (Reeve, 1857)
                        Lithodomus hanleyanus Reeve, 1857


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=53754) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.