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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Naticidae 

Polinices mediopacificus Kosuge, 1979

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Polinices (Polinices) mediopacificus Kosuge, 1979


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Kosuge, S. 1979. p. 30, pl. 5, figs. 2, 3
Institue of Malacology of Tokyo (IMT) IMT-79-15 holotype Off Midway Island, (28 33.1'N., 176 39.4'W.), 84 m.
USNM ,US National Museum, Smithsonian Institute paratype


Original Epithet:  mediopacificus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Kosuge, S. 1979.  
Original Text Name:  Polinices mediopacificus
Original Genus:  Polinices
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Kosuge, S. 1979.  


                        Naticidae Forbes, 1838
                          Polinicinae Gray, 1847
                            Polinices Montfort, 1810
                              Polinices (Polinices) Montfort, 1810
                                Polinices (Polinices) mediopacificus Kosuge, 1979
                                  Polinices mediopacificus Kosuge, 1979


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=66258) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.