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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithium contractum G. B. Sowerby II, 1855 
AphiaID: 473470

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor[unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithium (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Invalid: junior homonym of Cerithium contractum Bellardi, 1850; Cerithium crumena Bayle, 1880 is a replacement name)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColina pinguis (A. Adams, 1855)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerithium Bruguière, 1789
Sources  source of synonymy Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. (1982) Sea Shells of Southern Africa. Macmillan South Africa, Johannesburg, xi + 249 pp.
page(s): 55 [details]

source of synonymy Houbrick R.S. (1990) Review of the genus Colina H. and A. Adams, 1854 (Cerithiidae: Prosobranchia). The Nautilus 104(2): 35-52. [6 September 1990] [details]

Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:473470
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Date   action   by
2010-04-29 15:19:49Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2011-10-18 21:22:33Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Cerithium contractum G. B. Sowerby II, 1855. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=473470 on 2014-09-22
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