Scalaria rhips Watson, 1897 | NMW.1955.158.24372 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Scalaria rhips Watson, 1897
Holotype

Watson, R. B. 1897. On the marine mollusca of Madeira; with descriptions of thirty -five new species, and an index-list of all the known sea-dwelling species of that island. Journal of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology. 26. pp.233-329. pls 19-20 [250-251; pl. 19, fig. 17] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Amaea retifera (Dall, 1889) [WoRMS ID: 224778]
Classification: Gastropoda : Mesogastropoda : Epitonoidea : Epitoniidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.24372
No. specimens: 1 (Dry shell)
Type Locality: 50 fms in Funchal Bay [Portugal]
Collecting details: R. B. Watson; J. R. le B. Tomlin
References

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Watson, R. B. 1897. On the marine mollusca of Madeira; with descriptions of thirty -five new species, and an index-list of all the known sea-dwelling species of that island. Journal of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology. 26. pp.233-329. pls 19-20 [250-251; pl. 19, fig. 17] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Segers, W., Swinnen, F. & de Prins, R. 2009. Marine Molluscs of Madeira: The living marine molluscs of the province of Madeira (Madeira and Selvagens Archipelago). 1st Edition. Snoeck Publishers. pp.1-612. pls 1-90 [98; pl. 14, fig. 6] [Cited] [Figured]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Funchal Bay
Continent: -
Country: Portugal
State/Prov.: Madeira, Madeira Islands,
County: -
City/Town: -
Island Group: Madeiran Islands
Island: Madeira
Water Body: N.E. Atlantic.
Sea Area.: -
Collected by: -
Collecting date: -
Ex. Collector: R. B. Watson; J. R. le B. Tomlin
Expedition/Survey: -
Vessel: -
Sampling Method: -
Field No.: -
Field Notes: -
Altitude: -
Depth: 50 fms
OS Grid Ref.: -
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Curatorial Contact

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