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Gastropoda Unplaced Architectonicidae 

Torinia foveolata Tate, 1893

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Pseudotorinia (kraussi-group) delectabilis (Melvill, 1893)


Primary Type: lectotype Tate, R. 1893. p. 191, pl. 1, figs. 13-13a
South Australia Museum SAusM D.13431 lectotype Aldinga Bay and Semaphore, South Australia


Original Epithet:  foveolata
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Tate, R. 1893.  
Original Text Name:  Torinia foveolata
Original Genus:  Torinia
Status of Name: Synonym       Bieler, R. 1993.  
Type: Subsequent type designation [ "The type lot of Torinia foveolata ... contained three syntypes... the two smallest of which do not belong to the family Architectonicidae. The remaining specimen... is here selected as lectotype (see fig. 259)." ]


 Bieler, R. 1993.  Synonomy


                        Pseudotorinia Sacco, 1892
                          Pseudotorinia (kraussi-group) Bieler, 1993
                            Pseudotorinia (kraussi-group) delectabilis (Melvill, 1893)
                              Torinia foveolata Tate, 1893


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=69243) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.