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Gastropoda - Turbinidae
It was recombined as Astralium americanum by Vaughn (1919); it was recombined as Astraea americana by Woodring et al. (1924); it was recombined as Astraea (Lithopoma) americana by Petuch (1994); it was recombined as Lithopoma americanum by Hendy et al. (2008).
|Year||Name and author|
|1791||Trochus americanus Gmelin p. 3581|
|1919||Astralium americanum Vaughn|
|1924||Astraea americana Woodring and et al.|
|1994||Astraea (Lithopoma) americana southbayensis Petuch|
|1994||Astraea (Lithopoma) americana Petuch p. 247|
|1994||Astraea (Lithopoma) americana southbayensis Petuch p. 247 figs. pl. 4, fig. f|
|2007||Astraea (Lithopoma) southbayensis Petuch and Roberts p. 170|
|2008||Lithopoma americanum Hendy et al.|
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