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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Turridae 

Mangilia africana Sowerby, 1903

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Citharomangelia africana (Sowerby, 1903)


Primary Type: lectotype Sowerby, G. B. 1903. p. 216, pl. 5, fig. 9
South African Museum SAMC A345 lectotype 2.75 mi. off Umhloti [Mdloti] River, 25 fathoms [=46m]


Original Epithet:  africana
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Sowerby, G. B. 1903.  
Original Text Name:  Mangilia (Eucythara) africana
Original Genus:  Mangilia
Status of Name: Synonym       Kilburn, R.N. 1992.  


 Kilburn, R.N. 1992.  Synonomy


                            Citharomangelia Kilburn, 1992
                              Citharomangelia africana (Sowerby, 1903)
                                Mangilia africana Sowerby, 1903


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=54506) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.