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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Nassariidae 

Nassa fenistrata Marrat, 1877

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Nassarius (Niotha) fenistratus (Marrat, 1877)


Primary Type: neotype [[refers to Reeve, 1853: pl. 7, fig. 47].] Marrat, F.P. 1877. p. 10
BMNH BMNH 1998019 neotype Dahab, Sinai, Gulf of Aqaba, Egypt.


Original Epithet:  fenistrata
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Marrat, F.P. 1877.  
Original Text Name:  Nassa fenistrata
Original Genus:  Nassa
Status of Name: Synonym       Dekker, H. & Kool, H. H. 1999.  
Type: Neotype designation 


 Dekker, H. & Kool, H. H. 1999.  Synonomy


                        Nassariidae Iredale, 1916
                          Nassarius Dumeril, 1806
                            Nassarius (Niotha) H. & A. Adams, 1853
                              Nassarius (Niotha) fenistratus (Marrat, 1877)
                                Nassa fenistrata Marrat, 1877


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=74409) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.