Oniscia macandrewi Sowerby 3rd, 1889 | NMW.1955.158.00021 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Oniscia macandrewi Sowerby 3rd, 1889
Holotype

Sowerby, G. B. (3rd). 1889a. Descriptions of fourteen new species of shells from China, Japan and the Andaman Islands, chiefly collected by Deputy Surgeon-Gen. R. Hungerford. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1888. pp.565-570. pl. 28 [567-568; pl. 28, figs 1-2] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Morum macandrewi (Sowerby, 1888)
Classification: Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Harpidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.00021
No. specimens: 1 (Dry shells)
Type Locality: Japan [Japan]
Collecting details: R. Hungerford; J. J. MacAndrew; J. C. Melvill
References

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Oniscia macandrewi Sowerby 3rd, 1889 are highlighted in red.

Sowerby, G. B. (3rd). 1889a. Descriptions of fourteen new species of shells from China, Japan and the Andaman Islands, chiefly collected by Deputy Surgeon-Gen. R. Hungerford. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1888. pp.565-570. pl. 28 [567-568; pl. 28, figs 1-2] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Melvill, J. C. 1919b. Description of Morum praeclarum, sp.nov., with remarks on the recent species of the genus. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London. 13(3). pp.69-72. text fig. [69] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Japan
Continent: Asia
Country: Japan
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Collected by: R. Hungerford
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Ex. Collector: J. J. MacAndrew; J. C. Melvill
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Curatorial Contact

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