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Pupa rudis Pfeiffer, 1855

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Pupa latilabris Pfeiffer, 1855:103, pl. 5, fig. 3.

Pupa rudis Pfeiffer, 1855:102-103, pl. 5, figs. 1-2.

Cerion rude (Pfeiffer) Pilsbry, 1902:194, pl. 33, figs. 54-57; Jacobson, 1968:25; Gould and Paull, 1977:7, fig. 2.

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Geographic Distribution: Virgin Islands.

Type Locality: St. Croix [17° 44.01' N, 65° 45.75' W]

"Subfossilis in Plantationibus 'Dimond' et 'Paradis' insulae St. Croix.


Jacobson (1968:25) mentioned that he examined specimens from:Rust-op-Twist; Slob; Hogensborg; Fair Plain (all MCZ); La Grande Princess (Jacobson and Usticke).

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