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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Naticidae 

Nerita vitellus Linnaeus, 1758

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Natica vitellus (Linnaeus, 1758)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: paralectotype Linnaeus, C. 1758. p.10, 77
LSL no. 563 lectotype smaller shell Asiatic Ocean


 Kabat, A.R. 1990. p.12 Subsequent type designation
 Rumphius, G.E. 1705. pl. 22, fig. D Illustration of type specimen


                        Naticidae Forbes, 1838
                          Naticinae Forbes, 1838
                            Natica Scopoli, 1777
                              Natica vitellus (Linnaeus, 1758)
                                Nerita vitellus Linnaeus, 1758


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=9041) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.