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Strophiops variata Maynard and Clapp in Maynard, 1919

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Strophiops variata Maynard and Clapp in Maynard, 1919c:55, figs. 27, 28; Maynard, 1920a:77, 78, fig. 54; Maynard, 1920c:plate 14, fig. 5; Maynard and Clapp in Maynard, 1921a:134, Plate 32, figs. 1, 2; Harasewych et al., 2007:443, fig. 119.

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Geographic Distribution: Berry Islands, Bahama Islands.

Type Locality: Crab Key, Berry Islands, Bahamas [25° 25' N, 77° 55' W]

Type Material: Neotype, MCZ 76270

Harasewych et al. (2007:443) reviewed the nomenclatural history and type material of this species and designated MCZ 76270 as the lectotype.  The remaining 1,131 specimens, including MCZ 356998,  MCZ 76271, MCZ 118258, and USNM 420123, are paralectotypes.



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