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Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Naticidae 

Mammilla melanostoma (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Polinices (Mammilla) melanostomus (Gmelin, 1791)

Common Name

Risu-gai G1452 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G1452]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


Original Epithet:  melanostoma
Status of Name: Changed Combination 
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.23 


                        Naticidae Forbes, 1838
                          Polinicinae Gray, 1847
                            Polinices Montfort, 1810
                              Polinices (Mammilla) Schumacher, 1817
                                Polinices (Mammilla) melanostomus (Gmelin, 1791)
                                  Mammilla melanostoma (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=79537) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.