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Gastropoda Neritopsina Neritidae 

Nerita arabica Reeve, 1855

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Nerita (Cymostyla) longii Récluz, 1842


Primary Type: syntype Reeve, L.A. 1855. p.sp. 20, pl. 5, figs. 16a, b
BMNH BMNH 1975.594 syntype Aden


Original Epithet:  arabica
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Reeve, L.A. 1855.  
Original Text Name:  Nerita arabica
Original Genus:  Nerita
Status of Name: Synonym       Dekker, H. 2000.  


 Dekker, H. 2000.  Synonomy


                    Neritidae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Nerita Linnaeus, 1758
                          Nerita (Cymostyla) Von Martens in Kobelt, 1887
                            Nerita (Cymostyla) longii Récluz, 1842
                              Nerita arabica Reeve, 1855


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=74581) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.