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Original Description: P. Bouchet & B. Métivier in the New Zealand Journal of Zoology, Vol. 9, pp. 313-316, 1982: “Living Pleurotomariidae (Mollusca Gastropoda) from the South Pacific”.

The holotype is in NIWA Wellington, New Zealand. No. NZOI St-P947.


Perotrochus tangaroana Bouchet & Métivier, 1982; Goto, 1987; Okutani, 1987; Wagner & Coomans, 1990; Anseeuw & Goto, 1996;

Bayertrochus tangaroanus Anseeuw, 2010; WoRMS, 2010


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© Gillevet, Emilia

Source: Pleurotomariidae

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