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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium leptocharactum Rehder, 1980

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cerithium leptocharactum Rehder, 1980


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Rehder, H.A. 1980. p.38, pl. 6, figs. 5-7
USNM 756335 holotype Easter Island
USNM 751613 paratype


Original Epithet:  leptocharactum
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Rehder, H.A. 1980.  
Original Text Name:  Cerithium (Thericium) leptocharactum
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.102 
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Rehder, H.A. 1980.  


 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.102 Type information
 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.103 Type illustration


                          Cerithium Bruguière, 1789
                            Cerithium leptocharactum Rehder, 1980
                              Cerithium leptocharactum Rehder, 1980


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=61436) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.