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Gastropoda Neritopsina Neritidae 

Smaragdia purpureomaculata Dekker, 2000

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Smaragdia (Unplaced) purpureomaculata Dekker, 2000


Primary Type: holotype Dekker, H. 2000. p. 54, pl. 5, fig. 30; text fig. 45
Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris MHNP holotype SE of Nuweiba, Gulf of Aqaba, Sinai, Egypt (2856'N., 3440.5'E.), 27 m.


Original Epithet:  purpureomaculata
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Dekker, H. 2000.  
Original Text Name:  Smaragdia purpureomaculata
Original Genus:  Smaragdia
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Dekker, H. 2000.  


                    Neritidae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Smaragdia Issel, 1869
                          Smaragdia (Unplaced)
                            Smaragdia (Unplaced) purpureomaculata Dekker, 2000
                              Smaragdia purpureomaculata Dekker, 2000


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=75110) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.