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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Marginellidae 

Volvarina fortunata Clover & Macca, 1990

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Prunum fortunata Clover & Macca, 1990


Primary Type: holotype Clover, P & Macca, C. 1990. p.5, fig 1, 2
MNHN holotype By fishermen trawling off Peninsula Somalia from Alula to Cape Guardafui and Ras hafun


Original Epithet:  fortunata
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Clover, P & Macca, C. 1990.  
Original Text Name:  Volvarina fortunata
Original Genus:  Volvarina


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                        Marginellidae Fleming, 1828
                          Marginellinae Fleming, 1828
                            Prunini Coovert & Coovert, 1995
                              Prunum Herrmannsen, 1852
                                Prunum fortunata Clover & Macca, 1990
                                  Volvarina fortunata Clover & Macca, 1990


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=69143) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.