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Gastropoda unnamed Abyssochrysidae 

Argyropeza suavensis Ladd, 1977

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Abyssochrysos melvilli Schepman, 1909


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Ladd, H.S. 1977. p.15-16, pl.1, fig.3
USNM 174966 holotype Suva, Fiji, early Miocene
USNM 175062 paratype


Original Epithet:  suavensis
Original Text Name:  Argyropeza suavensis
Original Genus:  Argyropeza
Status of Name: Synonym       Houbrick, R.S. 1979. p.10 


 Houbrick, R.S. 1979. p.10 Type locality
 Houbrick, R.S. 1979. p.10 Type information


                    Loxonematoidea Koken, 1889
                      Abyssochrysidae Tomlin, 1927
                        Abyssochrysos Tomlin, 1927
                          Abyssochrysos melvilli Schepman, 1909
                            Argyropeza suavensis Ladd, 1977


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=66625) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.