Rissoa insignis Adams, A. & Reeve, 1850 | NMW.1955.158.02094 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Rissoa insignis Adams, A. & Reeve, 1850
Holotype

Adams, A. & Reeve, L. A. 1850. Mollusca. The Zoology of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang; under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., F.R.A.S., F.G.S. during the years 1843-1846. 3. Reeve, Benham and Reeve, Strand, London. pp.i-x, 1-87. figs.pls 1-24 [53; pl. 11, fig. 20] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Tomlinella insignis (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Classification: Gastropoda : Mesogastropoda : Rissoidea : Rissoidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.02094
No. specimens: 1 (Dry shells)
Type Locality: China Sea
Collecting details: HMS Samarang
References

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Adams, A. & Reeve, L. A. 1850. Mollusca. The Zoology of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang; under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., F.R.A.S., F.G.S. during the years 1843-1846. 3. Reeve, Benham and Reeve, Strand, London. pp.i-x, 1-87. figs.pls 1-24 [53; pl. 11, fig. 20] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
McGhie, H. A. 2008. Catalogue of type specimens of molluscs in the collection of The Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, UK. ZooKeys. 1. pp.1-46 [19] [Cited]
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