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Polyplacophora Neoloricata Leptochitonidae 

Xylochiton xylophagus Gowlet-Holems & Jones, 1992

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy


Senior name:

Ferreiraella xylophaga (Gowlett-Holmes & Jones, 1992)

Types

Primary Type: holotype [original not seen] Gowlett-Holmes, K.L. & Jones, A.M. 1992. p.38, figs 1-5
NMNZ M100855 holotype East of North Island, New Zealand, 3724'S, 17737'E, 1075-1100 m.

Keywords

Original Epithet:  xylophagus
Original Text Name:  Xylochiton xilophagus
Original Genus:  Xylochiton

References

  . [ original not seen ]  Type information

Classification

  Animalia
    Mollusca
      Conchifera
        Visceroconcha
          Polyplacophora Blainville, 1816
            Neoloricata Bergenhayn, 1955
              
                Leptochitonidae Dall, 1889
                  Ferreiraella
                    Ferreiraella xylophaga (Gowlett-Holmes & Jones, 1992)
                      Xylochiton xylophagus Gowlet-Holems & Jones, 1992

Metadata

Taxon name record (intBiotaID=98794) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.