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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium turritellaeforme Wissema, 1947

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cerithium matukense Watson, 1886


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype Wissema 1947. p.70, pl.3, figs.82, 83
RMGM holotype Onondohalawa Village, Nias, Indonesia; Pliocene-Pleistocene
RMGM paratype


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


                          Cerithium Bruguière, 1789
                            Cerithium matukense Watson, 1886
                              Cerithium turritellaeforme Wissema, 1947


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=61467) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.