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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium tenellum Sowerby, 1855

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Cerithium tenellum Sowerby, 1855


Primary Type: lectotype [] Sowerby, G.B. 1854. p.857, pl.180
BMNH 19861801 lectotype herein restricted to Tawitawi Island, Sulu Archipelago, Philippines
BMNH 19861802-11 null


Original Epithet:  tenellum
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Sowerby, G.B. 1854. p.179 
Original Text Name:  Cerithium tenellum
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.179 


 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.179 [ ]  Type information
 Houbrick, R.S. 1992. p.180 Type illustration


                          Cerithium Bruguière, 1789
                            Cerithium tenellum Sowerby, 1855
                              Cerithium tenellum Sowerby, 1855


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7349) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.