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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium columna Sowerby, 1834

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cerithium columna Sowerby, 1834


Primary Type: neotype [] Sowerby, G.B. 1834. p.273, pl.213
BMNH 19862841 neotype Philippines


depth: continental shelf [ to 100 m (Kay 1979) ]
depth: intertidal [ (Kay 1979) ]
depth: subtidal [ (Kay 1979) ]
Original Epithet:  columna
habitat: tide pools [ (Kay 1979) ]
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Sowerby, G.B. 1834. p.49 
Original Text Name:  Cerithium columna
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Houbrick, R.S. 1978. p.49 


  .  General reference
 Houbrick, R.S. 1978. p.50 Type illustration


                          Cerithium Bruguière, 1789
                            Cerithium columna Sowerby, 1834
                              Cerithium columna Sowerby, 1834


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7319) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.