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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium munitum Sowerby, 1855

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cerithium munitum Sowerby, 1855


Primary Type: neotype [] Sowerby, G.B. 1854. p.858, pl.180
AMS C117184 neotype Broadhurst Reef, E of Townsville, Queensland, Australia


depth: intertidal [ (Kay 1979) ]
Original Epithet:  munitum
Original Text Name:  Cerithium munitum
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.116 


 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.116 [ type not found, orig. locality: Masbate, Philippines ]  Type information
 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.117 [ Fig.82B ]  Type illustration
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.122 [ Fig 45 L ]  General reference


                          Cerithium Bruguière, 1789
                            Cerithium munitum Sowerby, 1855
                              Cerithium munitum Sowerby, 1855


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7331) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.