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Original Description: E.C. Rios and H.R. Matthews in Journal of Estação de Biologica Marinha, Universidad Federale do Ceará, Vol. 8 (1), June 1968: “Nova Especie de Pleurotomariidae do Brazil”.

The holotype is in Museu Oceanografico do Rio Grande, Rio Grande State, Brazil. No. 13000.


Mikadotrochus notalis Leme & Penna, 1969; Cross & Morrison, 1971; Okutani, 1987

Mikadotrochus (Mikadotrochus) notalis Abbott, 1974

Pleurotomaria atlanticus Rios, 1975; Glass & Foster, 1986

Pleurotomaria atlantica Abbott & Dance, 1982; Calvo, 1984

Perotrochus amabilis atlanticus Okutani, 1987

Perotrochus atlanticus Rios & Matthews, 1968; Cross & Morrison, 1971; Abbott, 1974; Harasewych & Askew, 1993; Anseeuw & Goto, 1996; Anseeuw, 2010; WoRMS, 2010


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Source: Pleurotomariidae

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