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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)

Types

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.

Keywords

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 

References

 Bieler, R. 1993.  Synonomy

Classification

  Animalia
    Mollusca
      Conchifera
        Visceroconcha
          Gastropoda
            Orthogastropoda
              Heterobranchia
                Heterostropha
                  Unplaced
                    Architectonicoidea
                      Architectonicidae
                        Spirolaxis Monterosato, 1913
                          Spirolaxis cornuammonis (Melvill & Standen, 1903)
                            Homalaxis cornuammonis Melvill & Standen, 1903

Metadata

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