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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: Neogastropoda: Volutoidea: Volutidae

Volutifusus piraticus (Clench & Aguayo, 1940)


Range: 22.8°N ; 78.83°W
Depth: 384 to 384 m
Maximum Reported Size: 94  mm

Synonymy

Bathyaurinia piratica Clench & Aguayo, 1940
Scaphella piraticus (Clench & Aguayo, 1940) 

Details


Bathyaurinia piratica Clench & Aguayo, 1940, p. 93-94, pl. 15, fig. 2
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Atlantis sta. 2982a, off Punta Alegre, Camaguey, Cuba, 2248'N, 7850'W, 210 fms.
Range: 22.8°N ; 78.83°W
Depth: 384 m
Maximum Reported Size: 94 mm
Distribution: Cuba: North Ciego de Avila
References: Clench & Aguayo (1940) DdNSEWM
Combining Genera:  Scaphella


Partial List of References

Clench, W. J. and C. G. Aguayo. 1940. Notes and descriptions of new deep-water Mollusca obtained by the Harvard-Habana Expedition off Cuba. III. Memorias de la Sociedad Cubana de Historia Natural "Felipe Poey" 14 77-94, pls. 14-16. [Stated date: 30 Mar 1940; true date: pre 16 Apr.]

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