Truncatellina arboricola Tattersfield, 1995 | NMW.Z.1993.054.00001 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Truncatellina arboricola Tattersfield, 1995
Holotype

Tattersfield, P. 1995. A new species of Truncatellina (Gastropoda: Vertiginidae) from Mount Kenya and new distributional records of Truncatellina ninagongonis (Pilsbry) from east Africa. . Journal of Conchology. 35(3). pp.243-247. text fig. 1 [243-247; pl.text fig. 1] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Truncatellina arboricola Tattersfield, 1995 [WoRMS ID: 1335695]
Classification: Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Pupilloidea : Vertiginidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (P. Tattersfield)
Catalogue No.: NMW.Z.1993.054.00001
No. specimens: 1 (Dry shells)
Type Locality: From moss and detritus on tree trunk in forest. Sirimon gate, east side Mount Kenya, Kenya. 37°20’E., 0°0’N. @ 2,500 m altitude. [Kenya]
Collecting details: Peter Tattersfield; 05.viii.1991
References

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Tattersfield, P. 1995. A new species of Truncatellina (Gastropoda: Vertiginidae) from Mount Kenya and new distributional records of Truncatellina ninagongonis (Pilsbry) from east Africa. . Journal of Conchology. 35(3). pp.243-247. text fig. 1 [243-247; pl.text fig. 1] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: From moss and detritus on tree trunk in forest, Sirimon gate
Continent: -
Country: Kenya
State/Prov.: east side Mount Kenya,
County: -
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Collected by: Peter Tattersfield
Collecting date: 05.viii.1991
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Altitude: 2,500 m
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OS Grid Ref.: 37°20’E., 0°0’N
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Curatorial Contact

Harriet Wood
Collection Manager: Mollusca
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NP

Email: Harriet Wood
Tel: +44 (0)29 2057 3244

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