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Gastropoda unnamed Planaxidae 

Simulathena papuensis Houbrick, 1992

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Simulathena papuensis Houbrick, 1992


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p. 65, figs. 1-13
Australian Museum AMS AMS C166326 holotype Kairuku, Yuile Island, Central District, Papua New Guinea (850'S., 14632'E.).
United States National Museum, Washington USNM 859456 paratype


Original Epithet:  papuensis
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Houbrick, R.S. 1992.  
Original Text Name:  Simulathena papuensis
Original Genus:  Simulathena
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Houbrick, R.S. 1992.  


                      Planaxidae Gray, 1850
                        Simulathena Houbrick, 1992
                          Simulathena papuensis Houbrick, 1992
                            Simulathena papuensis Houbrick, 1992


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=73240) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.