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Strophiops montana Maynard, 1924

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Strophiops montana Maynard, 1924c:3-4; Harasewych et al., 2007:519, fig. 240.

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

Type Locality: Sunnyside Estate, East Bay St. near the house, Nassau, New Providence Island, Bahamas

Type Material: Lectotype, USNM 420103


Maynard (1924:4) noted that of the 1,219 specimens c ollected, only 33 were living.  Gould and Woodruff (1986:478) reported that they did not examine specimens of this taxon, but regarded it to be a synonym of  Cerion gubernatorium (Crosse, 1869).

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