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Strophiops processa Maynard and Clapp in Maynard, 1920

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Strophiops processa Maynard and Clapp in Maynard, 1920d:116, Plate 1, figs. 7, 8, Map 1, 5.

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Geographic Distribution: Exuma Group of Islands, Bahama Islands.

Type Locality: Great Guana Key, Exumas, Bahamas.

: In area just south of the 3d beach north of the south end of Great Guana Key [Exumas, Bahamas].

Type Material: Lectotype, MCZ 76148


Maynard (1920d:116) reported that this taxon was rather common, but all 300 specimens collected were dead.  Maynard (1924a:168) later contradicted this number, stating that 122 specimens were collected.  Clench & Aguayo (1951:431) consider this taxon to be a subspecies of Cerion asperum.

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