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Gastropoda Unplaced Architectonicidae 

Heliacus africanus Bartsch, 1915

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Heliacus (Torinista) implexus (Mighels, 1845)


Primary Type: holotype Bartsch, P. 1915. p. 123, pl. 24, figs. 1, 3, 5
USNM ,US National Museum, Smithsonian Institute USNM 249757 holotype Port Alfred, South Africa


Original Epithet:  africanus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Bartsch, P. 1915.  
Original Text Name:  Heliacus africanus
Original Genus:  Heliacus
Status of Name: Synonym       Bieler, R. 1993.  


 Bieler, R. 1993.  Synonomy


                        Heliacus d'Orbigny, 1842
                          Heliacus (Torinista) Iredale, 1936
                            Heliacus (Torinista) implexus (Mighels, 1845)
                              Heliacus africanus Bartsch, 1915


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=67811) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.