A living individual of. Spirolaxis clenchi Jaume & Borro, 1946, from the Mediterranean Sea (coast of Latium, Italy) is here reported for the first time. The authors discuss the systematic position of this species, suggesting that it is a taxon distinct from Spirolaxis centrifugus (Monterosato, 1890).

Spirolaxis, taxonomy, Italy, Mediterranean Sea, Prosobranchia, Gastropoda, Architectonicidae
Basteria

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Carlo Smriglio, Paolo Mariottini, & Flavia Gravina. (1990). New data on Spirolaxis clenchi Jaume & Borro, 1946, from the Mediterranean Sea (Gastropoda Prosobranchia: Architectonicidae). Basteria, 54(4/6), 211–216.