Strophiops avita Maynard, 1913

Original Description

"S. avita new. Cylindroconic, 1.10 by .45, heavy, costate, with small, heavily-margined aperture, reddish stained. 50. Found under a bed of limestone a foot thick embedded in an ancient red soil. Undoubtedly the oldest fossil Strophia yet found on the Bahamas. Silver Key just west of Nassau Bar."

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