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Gastropoda Name Lepetellidae 

Cocculina simplicior Melvill, 1912

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Lepetella simplicior (Melvill, 1912)


Primary Type: holotype Melvill, J.C. 1912. p.240
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) holotype Gulf of Oman, 2458'N, 5654'E, 156 fathoms, in shell-sand


Original Epithet:  simplicior
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon 
Original Text Name:  Cocculina simplicior
Original Genus:  Cocculina
Status of Name: Synonym       Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000.  


                Name Author, Year
                      Lepetella Verrill, 1880
                        Lepetella simplicior (Melvill, 1912)
                          Cocculina simplicior Melvill, 1912


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=78751) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.