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Gastropoda Unplaced Architectonicidae 

Heliacus petasus Tomlin, 1928

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Discotectonica petasus (Tomlin, 1928)


Primary Type: holotype Tomlin, J. R. Le B. 1928. p. 334, pl. 26, fig. 4
South African Museum SAM A3579 holotype Scottburgh, Republic of South Africa, 92 fathoms.


Original Epithet:  petasus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Tomlin, J. R. Le B. 1928.  
Original Text Name:  Heliacus petasus
Original Genus:  Heliacus
Status of Name: Synonym       Bieler, R. 1993.  


 Bieler, R. 1993.  Synonomy


                        Discotectonica Marwick, 1931
                          Discotectonica petasus (Tomlin, 1928)
                            Heliacus petasus Tomlin, 1928


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=66716) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.