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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Littorinidae 

Buccinum foliorum Gmelin, 1791

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Littoraria (Littorinopsis) scabra (Linnaeus, 1758)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: paralectotype Gmelin, J.F. 1791. p.3493
lectotype Amboina, Moluccas


 Reid, D.G. 1986. p.94 [ restriction of locality ]  Type locality
 Rumphius, G.E. 1705. pl. 29, fig. Y Illustration of type specimen


                            Littoraria Griffith & Pidgeon, 1834
                              Littoraria (Littorinopsis) Mörch, 1876
                                Littoraria (Littorinopsis) scabra (Linnaeus, 1758)
                                  Buccinum foliorum Gmelin, 1791


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7714) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.