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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Olividae 

Oliva paxillus Reeve, 1850

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Oliva nitidula Duclos, 1835


Primary Type: holotype Reeve, L.A. 1850. pl.21, figs.56a,b
BM(NH) 1987009 holotype Mauritius


Original Epithet:  paxillus
Original Text Name:  Oliva paxillus
Original Genus:  Oliva
Status of Name: Synonym [ subjective junior synonym. Tursch2001, p.457 ]      Tursch, B. & Greifeneder, D. 2001. p.454 


                            Oliva Bruguière, 1789
                              Oliva nitidula Duclos, 1835
                                Oliva paxillus Reeve, 1850


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=57333) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.