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Cythara typhonata Melvill & Standen, 1901

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Eucithara typhonata (Melvill & Standen, 1901)


Primary Type: holotype Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1901. p. 446, pl. 24, fig. 12
BMNH BMNH 1901.12.9.59 holotype Tumb Island, Persian Gulf, 17 fathoms.


Original Epithet:  typhonata
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1901.  
Original Text Name:  Cythara typhonata
Original Genus:  Cythara
Status of Name: Synonym       Kilburn, R.N. 1992.  


 Kilburn, R.N. 1992.  Synonomy


                            Eucithara Fischer, 1883
                              Eucithara typhonata (Melvill & Standen, 1901)
                                Cythara typhonata Melvill & Standen, 1901


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=54863) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.