OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Naticidae 

Nerita albumen Linnaeus, 1758

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Polinices (Neverita) albumen (Linnaeus, 1758)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: paralectotype Linnaeus, C. 1758. p.776
ZMUU no. 385 lectotype larger shell Asiatic Ocean


 Kabat, A.R. 1990. p.20 Subsequent type designation
 Rumphius, G.E. 1705. pl. 22, fig. B only Illustration of type specimen


                        Naticidae Forbes, 1838
                          Polinicinae Gray, 1847
                            Polinices Montfort, 1810
                              Polinices (Neverita) Risso, 1826
                                Polinices (Neverita) albumen (Linnaeus, 1758)
                                  Nerita albumen Linnaeus, 1758


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=9179) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.