Solariella (Conotrochus) tragema Melvill & Standen, 1896 | NMW.1955.158.01503 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Solariella (Conotrochus) tragema Melvill & Standen, 1896
Lectotype

Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1896. Notes on a collection of shells from Lifu and Uvea, Loyalty Islands, formed by the Rev. James and Mrs. Hadfield, with list of species. Part 2. Journal of Conchology. 8(9). pp.273-315. pl. 9-11 [313-314; pl. 11, fig. 78] [Original Description]
Herbert, D. G. 1989. Pagodatrochus, a new genus for Minolia variabilis H. Adams, 1873 (Gastropoda: Trochidae). . Journal of Molluscan Studies. 55(3). pp.365-372. figs 1-5 [371; figs. 1g] [Type Designation]
Current name: Vanitrochus tragema (Melvill & Standen, 1896) [WoRMS ID: 547295]
Classification: Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Trochoidea : Trochidae
Type Status: Lectotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.01503
No. specimens: 1 (Dry)
Type Locality: Loyalty Islands (from the title) [New Caledonia (France)]
Collecting details: Hadfield
Notes
Melvill & Standen, 1896: “Eight specimens of a small conical chalky-white Solariella...”
References

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Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1896. Notes on a collection of shells from Lifu and Uvea, Loyalty Islands, formed by the Rev. James and Mrs. Hadfield, with list of species. Part 2. Journal of Conchology. 8(9). pp.273-315. pl. 9-11 [313-314; pl. 11, fig. 78] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description]
Trew, A. 1987. James Cosmo Melvill's New Molluscan Names. National Museum of Wales, Cardiff. pp.1-84 [68] [Cited]
Herbert, D. G. 1989. Pagodatrochus, a new genus for Minolia variabilis H. Adams, 1873 (Gastropoda: Trochidae). . Journal of Molluscan Studies. 55(3). pp.365-372. figs 1-5 [371; figs. 1g] [Cited] [Figured] [Type Designation]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Lifu
Continent: Australia
Country: New Caledonia (France)
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Island Group: Loyalty Islands
Island: Lifou
Water Body: Pacific Ocean
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Ex. Collector: Hadfield
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Curatorial Contact

Harriet Wood
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Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
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