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Cerion dickersoni Richard, 1935

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Cerion dickersoni Richards, 1935:257, pl. 25, fig. 24; Jaume Garcia, 1975:11.

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Geographic Distribution: Matanzas Province, Cuba.

Type Locality: sand in sea cave near road to Ermita de Monserrat, Matanzas, Cuba. Elevation 350 feet.

Type Material: Holotype, Carnegie Museum Invertebrate Paleontology 7689


Pleistocene.  In the original description, Richards (1935:237) sites the incorrect illustration (fig. 25) rather than figure 24, which illustrates the only known specimen.

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