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Bivalvia Ostreoida Spondylidae 

Spondylus princeps Schreibers, 1793

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Spondylus sinensis Schreibers, 1793


Primary Type: lectotype [Based on Chemnitz, 1784: pl. 47, figs. 477-478.] Schreibers, K. 1793. p. 157
Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen lectotype


Original Epithet:  princeps
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Schreibers, K. 1793.  
Original Text Name:  Spondylus princeps
Original Genus:  Spondylus
Status of Name: Synonym       Hadorn, R. & Fraussen, K. 1999.  
Type: Subsequent type designation       Lamprell, K. L. & Willan, R.C. 2000. p. 5 


 Hadorn, R. & Fraussen, K. 1999.  Synonomy


                      Spondylus Linnaeus, 1758
                        Spondylus sinensis Schreibers, 1793
                          Spondylus princeps Schreibers, 1793


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=74466) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.