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Gastropoda Unplaced Architectonicidae 

Homalaxis cornuammonis Melvill & Standen, 1903

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Spirolaxis cornuammonis (Melvill & Standen, 1903)


Primary Type: lectotype Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1903. p. 298, pl. 21, fig. 4
BMNH BMNH 1903.12.15.73 lectotype Gulf of Oman, 2458'N., 5654'E, 156 fathoms.


Original Epithet:  cornuammonis
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1903.  
Original Text Name:  Hamalaxis cornu-ammonis
Original Genus:  Homalaxis
Status of Name: Synonym       Bieler, R. 1993.  
Type: Subsequent type designation       Bieler, R. 1984. p. 78 


 Bieler, R. 1993.  Synonomy


                        Spirolaxis Monterosato, 1913
                          Spirolaxis cornuammonis (Melvill & Standen, 1903)
                            Homalaxis cornuammonis Melvill & Standen, 1903


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=69357) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.