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Cerion (Strophiops) canonicum Dall, 1905

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Cerion (Strophiops) canonicum Dall, 1905:439, pl. 58, fig. 13.

Cerion canonicum Harasewych and Strauss, 2006:99, fig. 20.

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Geographic Distribution: Bimini Islands, Bahama Islands.

Type Locality: Gun Cay, Bimini Islands, Bahamas [25° 35' N, 79° 18.2' W]

Type Material: Lectotype, USNM 127460

The specimen illustrated by Dall (1905:plate 58, figure 13) was designated as the lectotype (Harasewych and Strauss, 2006:99, fig. 20).  


This taxon is C. pillsburyi Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1897, according to Clench 1942.

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