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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium pulchrum Sowerby, 1855

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis) brettinghami Cernohorsky, 1974


Primary Type: lectotype [] Sowerby, G.B. 1854. p.852
BM(NH) 197421 lectotype Coral Bay, Port Essington, Northern Territory, Australia


Original Epithet:  pulchrum
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Sowerby, G.B. 1854. p.60 
Original Text Name:  Cerithium pulchrum
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Primary Homonym       Houbrick, R.S. 1978. p.60 
Status of Name: Synonym       Houbrick, R.S. 1978.  


 Houbrick, R.S. 1978. p.60 [ ]  Type information


                          Rhinoclavis Swainson, 1840
                            Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis) Swainson, 1840
                              Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis) brettinghami Cernohorsky, 1974
                                Cerithium pulchrum Sowerby, 1855


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7429) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.