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Daphnella amphitrites Melvill & Standen, 1903

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Taranidaphne amphitrites (Melvill & Standen, 1903)


Primary Type: syntype Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1903. p. 316, pl. 23, fig. 3
BMNH BMNH 1903.12.15.40-41 syntype Gulf of Oman, 2458'N., 5654'E., 156 fathoms.


Original Epithet:  amphitrites
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1903.  
Original Text Name:  Daphnella (Pleurotomella) amphitrites
Original Genus:  Daphnella
Status of Name: Synonym       Morassi, M. & Bonfitto, A. 2001.  


                            Taranidaphne Morassi & Bonfitto, 2001
                              Taranidaphne amphitrites (Melvill & Standen, 1903)
                                Daphnella amphitrites Melvill & Standen, 1903


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=72857) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.