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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium piperitum Sowerby, 1855

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cerithium punctatum Bruguière, 1792


Sowerby, G.B. 1854. p.867, pl.181: figs.136-137


Original Epithet:  piperitum
Nomenclatural Action: New Replacement Name       Sowerby, G.B. 1854. p.150 
Original Text Name:  Cerithium piperitum
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Synonym       Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.150 


                          Cerithium Bruguière, 1789
                            Cerithium punctatum Bruguière, 1792
                              Cerithium piperitum Sowerby, 1855


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=61658) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.