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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Cypraeidae 

Cypraea gedlingae Cate, 1968

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Lyncina leviathan titan Schilder & Schilder, 1962


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [original reference seen] Cate, C.N. 1968. p.227, pl. 26, fig. 28
WAM (Western Australia Museum, Perth) 334-67 holotype "Five Mile Beach", Northwest Cape peninsula, Western Australia


Original Epithet:  gedlingae
Original Text Name:  Cypraea (Lyncina) leviathan gedlingae
Original Genus:  Cypraea


                        Cypraeidae Gray, 1824
                          Cypraeinae Gray, 1824
                            Lyncina Troschel, 1863
                              Lyncina leviathan (Schilder and Schilder, 1937)
                                Lyncina leviathan titan Schilder & Schilder, 1962
                                  Cypraea gedlingae Cate, 1968


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=77350) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.