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Tritonidea sowerbyana Melvill & Standen, 1903

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Pollia sowerbyana (Melvill & Standen, 1903)


Primary Type: syntype Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1903. p.306-307, pl. 22, fig. 8
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) 1903.11.20.40-41 syntype Gulf of Oman and Mekran coast between Gwadr and Jask, 25-30 fathoms, 2520'N, 5850'E


Original Epithet:  sowerbyana
Original Text Name:  Tritonidea sowerbyana
Original Genus:  Tritonidea
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Trew, A. 1987. p.18 


                            Pollia Gray, 1834
                              Pollia sowerbyana (Melvill & Standen, 1903)
                                Tritonidea sowerbyana Melvill & Standen, 1903


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=82339) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.