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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium africanum Houbrick, 1992

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cerithium africanum Houbrick, 1992


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.22
NM H1861 holotype SW Conducia Bay, NW of Choca, Mozambique; in muddy sand near rocks, intertidal
USNM 629034 paratype


Original Epithet:  africanum
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.22 
Original Text Name:  Cerithium africanum
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.22 


 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.22 Type locality
 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.22 Type information


                          Cerithium Bruguière, 1789
                            Cerithium africanum Houbrick, 1992
                              Cerithium africanum Houbrick, 1992


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=61043) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.