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Bivalvia Veneroida Galeommatidae 

Ephippodonta gigas Kubo, 1996

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Ephippodonta (Ephippodonta) gigas Kubo, 1996


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Kubo, H. 1996. p.1
NSMT Mo 70465 holotype Yone, Tomigusuku Village, SW coast of Okinawa Island, 2608'N, 12740'E
OPM M 14347 paratype


Original Epithet:  gigas
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Kubo, H. 1996. p.1 
Original Text Name:  Ephippodonta (Ephippodonta) gigas
Original Genus:  Ephippodonta
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Kubo, H. 1996. p.1 


 Kubo, H. 1996. p.1 Type locality
 Kubo, H. 1996. p.1 Type information
 Kubo, H. 1996. p.2 Type illustration


                  Galeommatidae Gray, 1840
                    Ephippodonta Tate, 1889
                      Ephippodonta (Ephippodonta) Tate, 1889
                        Ephippodonta (Ephippodonta) gigas Kubo, 1996
                          Ephippodonta gigas Kubo, 1996


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=72056) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.