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Gastropoda Name Trochidae 

Venustas forsteriana Dell, 1950

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Calliostoma (Maurea) waikanae Oliver, 1926


Primary Type: holotype Dell, R.K. 1950. p.51, figs.1,2,10
MNZ M.2120 holotype Preservation Inlet, Stewart Island


Original Epithet:  forsteriana
Original Text Name:  Venustas pellucida forsteriana
Original Genus:  Venustas
Status of Name: Synonym       Marshall 1995. p.112 
Subsequent Action: Places name in synonomy       Marshall 1995. p.112 


 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) waikanae Oliver, 1926
                              Venustas forsteriana Dell, 1950


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=70479) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.