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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Venustas chatamensis Dell, 1950

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Calliostoma (Maurea) tigris (Gmelin, 1791)


Primary Type: holotype Dell, R.K. 1950. p.43
MNZ M.2128 holotype Mangare Island, Chatham Islands, New Zealand


Original Epithet:  chatamensis
Original Text Name:  Venustas tigris chatamensis
Original Genus:  Venustas
Status of Name: Synonym       Marshall 1995. p.85 
Subsequent Action: Places name in synonomy       Marshall 1995. p.85 


 Marshall 1995.  Type locality
 Marshall 1995.  Type information


                Name Author, Year
                    Trochidae Rafinesque, 1815
                      Calliostomatinae Thiele, 1924
                        Calliostoma Swainson, 1840
                          Calliostoma (Maurea) Oliver, 1926
                            Calliostoma (Maurea) tigris (Gmelin, 1791)
                              Venustas chatamensis Dell, 1950


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=70365) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.