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Bivalvia Solemyoida Solemyidae 

Solemya patagonica Smith, 1885

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Solemya (Unplaced) patagonica Smith, 1885


Primary Type: holotype Smith, E. A. 1885. p.24, 208-209, pl. 11, figs. 1-1a
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) holotype station 311, off west coast of South Patagonia, 5245'30"S, 7346'W, 245 fathoms


Original Epithet:  patagonica
Original Text Name:  Solemya patagonica
Original Genus:  Solemya
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Oliver, P.G. 1984. p.13 


                Solemyidae Gray, 1889
                  Solemya Lamarck, 1818
                      Solemya (Unplaced) patagonica Smith, 1885
                        Solemya patagonica Smith, 1885


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=79869) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.