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Fusus niponicus E.A. Smith, 1879

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Granulifusus niponicus niponicus (E.A. Smith, 1879)


Primary Type: Status unknown Smith, E.A. 1879. p.203, pl. 20, fig. 34
BMNH ((British Museum) Natural History, London) Status unknown South of Niphon, 3412'N, 13628'E, 52 fathoms


Original Epithet:  niponicus
Original Text Name:  Fusus niponicus
Original Genus:  Fusus
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Trew, A. 1987. p.12 


                          Granulifusus Kuroda & Habe, 1954
                            Granulifusus niponicus (E.A. Smith, 1879)
                              Granulifusus niponicus niponicus (E.A. Smith, 1879)
                                Fusus niponicus E.A. Smith, 1879


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=82964) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.