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Cerion arubanum H.B. Baker, 1924

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Synonymy

Cerion uva arubanum H. B. Baker, 1924:104-105, pl. 20.

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Geographic Distribution: Aruba, Dutch West Indies.

Type Locality: Baranca Alto, Aruba [12° 28.5' N, 69° 57.77' W]

Baker (1924:24)  station A2C.  "Baranca Alto and Isla (F and G; L69° 57.77', 12° 28.50' and 69° 57.45', 12° 28.28', respectively).23 The Isla is a rather high, limestone mesa (72.5 meters), which is almost completely surrounded by canyon-like roois. Baranca Alto (about 50 meters) is the crest at the inner edge of the coral formation, along Rooi Taki (K). Both of these localities have patches of brush and larger trees, but are considerably more barren than the southern substations."

Type Material: Holotype, UMMZ 31752

A type specimen is identified in the caption to Plate 20. [Plate 20, fig. C3]

Additional Records

YV-1 Baranca Alto, Aruba, Aruba, Dutch West Indies [12° 28.5' N, 69° 57.77' W]. Type locality of C. uva arubanum Y. Villacampa October 24, 2004

YV-2 Sabana Basora, Aruba, Aruba, Dutch West Indies [12° 28' N, 69° 57' W]. Y. Villacampa October 24, 2004

A1 USNM 1183676, North shore of Spanish Lagoon, behind Aruba Nautical Club, Port de Palm, Aruba, living at bases of shrubs., Aruba, Dutch West Indies [12° 28.27' N, 69° 58.63' W]. M.G. Harasewych! June 27, 2012

A2 USNM 1183677 , Parking lot of Cemetery, Sabana Basora, [Baranca Alto], Aruba, on rocks and at bases of shrubs., Aruba, Dutch West Indies [12° 28.43' N, 69° 57.46' W]. M.G. Harasewych! June 27, 2012

A3 USNM 1183678, Western end of bridge over narrow bay, Parkietenbos, SE of Reina Beatrix International Airport, Aruba, living at bases of shrubs and grasses., Aruba, Dutch West Indies [12° 29.28' N, 70° 0.16' W]. M.G. Harasewych! June 27, 2012

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