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Bivalvia Veneroida Veneridae 

Pitar festoui Harte, 1993

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Pitar (Hyphantosoma) festoui Harte, 1993


Primary Type: holotype Harte, M. E. 1993. p. 347, figs. 3A-C
UCMP UCMP 398606 holotype Off Afaahiti, Tahiti, French Polynesia (17°45'S., 145°15'W.), 60 m.


Original Epithet:  festoui
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Harte, M. E. 1993.  
Original Text Name:  Pitar (Hyphantosoma) festoui
Original Genus:  Pitar
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Harte, M. E. 1993.  


                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Pitariinae Stewart, 1930
                      Pitar Römer, 1857
                        Pitar (Hyphantosoma) Dall, 1902
                          Pitar (Hyphantosoma) festoui Harte, 1993
                            Pitar festoui Harte, 1993


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=71173) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.