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Strophiops leva Maynard and Clapp in Maynard, 1921

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Strophiops leva Maynard and Clapp in Maynard, 1921b:152, Plate 48, figs. 1, 2 (Plate 48 never issued); Harasewych et al., 2007:514-515, fig. 231.

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

Type Locality: In rock above Queen’s Staircase, Nassau, New Prividence Island, Bahamas.

Type Material: Lectotype, MCZ 76337

The original description referred to 12 specimens, indicating that Maynard had added at least 81 specimens since the species was described.  It is unclear which 11 of the remaining 92 specimens in MCZ 357013 are paralectotypes. 

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