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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Clypeomorum purpurastoma Houbrick, 1985

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Clypeomorus purpurastoma Houbrick, 1985


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [] Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.83
USNM 774749 holotype in sandy areas around boulders just below tide mark, Napot Pt., Morong, Bataan, Luzon, Philippines
USNM 784650 paratype


Original Epithet:  purpurastoma
Original Text Name:  Clypeomorus purpurastoma
Original Genus:  Clypeomorum
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.83 


 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.83 [ ]  Type locality
 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.83 [ ]  Type information
 Houbrick, R.S. 1985. p.84 Type illustration


                          Clypeomorus Jousseaume, 1888
                            Clypeomorus purpurastoma Houbrick, 1985
                              Clypeomorum purpurastoma Houbrick, 1985


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7378) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.