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Gastropoda unnamed Cerithiidae 

Cerithium obeliscus Bruguière, 1792

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis) sinensis (Gmelin, 1791)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: null [] Bruguière, J.G. 1792. p.472
MHNG lectotype Jamaica, Barbados, Dominique and Guadeloupe


Original Epithet:  obeliscus
Original Text Name:  Cerithium obeliscus
Original Genus:  Cerithium
Status of Name: Synonym       Houbrick, R.S. 1978. p.56 


                          Rhinoclavis Swainson, 1840
                            Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis) Swainson, 1840
                              Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis) sinensis (Gmelin, 1791)
                                Cerithium obeliscus Bruguière, 1792


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=7443) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.