Region: Western Atlantic and Caribbean (Extant)
Valid: No
Synonym of: . =puncticulatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Type Designation: Clench, 1942
Type: Representation of Lectotype
Type Repository: Gualtieri (1742: pl. 25, fig. G).
Type Size: 29 x 19 mm
Locality Designation: Vink, 1990
Type Locality: Fort-de-France, Martinque