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Veprecula menecharmes Melvill, 1923

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Tritonoturris menecharmes (Melvill, 1923)


Primary Type: holotype Melvill, J.C. 1923. p.170, pl. 5, fig. 20
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) holotype Mauritius


Original Epithet:  menecharmes
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon 
Original Text Name:  Veprecula menecharmes
Original Genus:  Veprecula
Status of Name: Synonym       Powell, A. W. B. 1966.  


                            Tritonoturris Dall, 1924
                              Tritonoturris menecharmes (Melvill, 1923)
                                Veprecula menecharmes Melvill, 1923


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=59656) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.