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Drillia xanthoporphyria Melvill & Standen, 1896

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Anacithara themeropsis (Melvill & Standen, 1896)


Primary Type: syntype Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1896. p. 278, 397, pl. 9, fig. 11
Manchester Museum MMUE EE 3799 syntype Lifou, Loyalty Islands


Original Epithet:  xanthoporphyria
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1896.  
Original Text Name:  Drillia xanthoporphyria
Original Genus:  Drillia
Status of Name: Synonym       Kilburn, R.N. 1994.  


 Kilburn, R.N. 1994.  Synonomy


                            Anacithara Hedley, 1922
                              Anacithara themeropsis (Melvill & Standen, 1896)
                                Drillia xanthoporphyria Melvill & Standen, 1896


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=55363) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.