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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Strombidae 

Rimella Agassiz, 1840

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Rimella Agassiz, 1840

Type Species

Rostellaria fissurella Lamarck 1799 (= Strombus cancellata Lamarck, 1816) by subsequent designation Agassiz, L. 1840. p.137 [This is a pirated copy of Mineral Conchology translated into french by Desor with additions by Agassiz. Apparently these additions makes Aggasiz the author! It is uncertain if Agassiz should only be attributed author of the parts he actually did add, as opposed to the whole work. See [472, no. 99] = Strombus cancellata Lamarck, 1816]


 Herrmannsen, A.N. 1848.  Subsequent type designation
 Subba Rao, N.V. 1977. p.32 Type GenusAv
 Wenz, W. 1940. p.929 Type GenusAv
 Wilson, B. 1993. p.159 Type GenusAv


                          Rimella Agassiz, 1840
                            Rimella Agassiz, 1840


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=8079) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.