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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium bicolor Hombron & Jacquinot, 1852

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cerithium dialeucum Philippi, 1849


Primary Type: holotype Hombron, J.B. & Jaquinot, C.H. 1851. pl.23, fig.14,15
MNHNP holotype "New Zealand (in error, herein corrected and restricted to Viti Levu, Fiji")


Original Epithet:  bicolor
Original Text Name:  Cerithium bicolor
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Synonym       Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.70 


 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.70 Type information
 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.71 Type illustration


                          Cerithium Bruguière, 1789
                            Cerithium dialeucum Philippi, 1849
                              Cerithium bicolor Hombron & Jacquinot, 1852


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=61230) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.