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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium spiculum Hedley, 1899

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cerithium nesioticum Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1906


Primary Type: lectotype [not Cerithium spiculum Eudes-Deslongchamps, 1842] Hedley, C. 1899. p.433, fig.21
AMS C5941 lectotype Nuklailai, Funafuti, Ellice Islands


Original Epithet:  spiculum
Original Text Name:  Cerithium spiculum
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Synonym       Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.121 


 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. [ not Cerithium spiculum Eudes-Deslongchamps, 1842 ]  Type information
 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.122 Type illustration


                          Cerithium Bruguière, 1789
                            Cerithium nesioticum Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1906
                              Cerithium spiculum Hedley, 1899


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=61568) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.