Fusinus (Sinistralia) somaliensis: a new species of whelk from Mogadiscio, Somalia

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KATHLEEN R. SMYTHE
JUNE E. CHATFIELD
(1984)
Volume
31
Part
5
Page from
307

Fusinus (Sinistralia) somaliensis is described as a new species from Mogadiscio, Somalia. Other species of this sinistral subgenus are discussed and the holotypes of F. (S.) elegans, F. (S.) barclayi and ‘Fusus’ taylorianus are figured. A lectotype of Fusinus taylorianus (Reeve) is designated.