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Strophiops delicata Maynard, 1913

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Strophiops delicata Maynard, 1913c:190; Maynard, 1921b:151, Plate 46, figs. 7, 8 (Plate never issued); Gould & Woodruff, 1986:478; Harasewych et al., 2007:419, fig. 78.

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Geographic Distribution: New Providence and Adjacent Islands, Bahama Islands.

Type Locality: South Key off Sound Point, New Providence Island, Bahamas.

Type Material: Lectotype, MCZ 76099

There are 106 paralectotypes, including MCZ 356477 (1 specimen) and MCZ 76100.


Gould and Woodruff (1986:478) regarded this taxon to be a synonym of Cerion gubernatorium (Crosse, 1869).

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