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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Clanculus purpuratus Pilsbry, 1889

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Clanculus philippi (Koch in Philippi, 1843)


Primary Type: Type [] Pilsbry, H.A. 1889. p.61, pl. 14, fig. 33
Type Tasmania


Original Epithet:  purpuratus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Pilsbry, H.A. 1889.  
Original Text Name:  Clanculus yatesi var. purpuratus
Original Genus:  Clanculus
Status of Name: Synonym       Jansen, P. 1995.  


 Cotton, B.C. & Godfrey, F.K. 1934. p.86 Type locality
 Jansen, P. 1995. [ ]  Synonomy


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Trochinae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Trochini Rafinesque, 1810
                          Clanculus Montfort, 1810
                            Clanculus philippi (Koch in Philippi, 1843)
                              Clanculus purpuratus Pilsbry, 1889


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=6783) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.