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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Venustas benthicola Dell, 1950

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Calliostoma (Maurea) benthicola (Dell, 1950)


Primary Type: holotype Dell, R.K. 1950. p.47, fig.21
MNZ M.4728 holotype 4121'S, 17500'E, Mernoo Bank, western Chatham Rise


Original Epithet:  benthicola
Original Text Name:  Venustas benthicola
Original Genus:  Venustas
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Marshall 1995. p.92 


 Marshall 1995. p.92 Type locality
 Marshall 1995. p.92 Type information


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


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=70383) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.