Neolepton obliquatum Chaster, 1897 | NMW.1910.029.01826 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Neolepton obliquatum Chaster, 1897
Lectotype

Chaster G. W. 1897. Notes on the marine Mollusca of Rathlin Island. The Irish Naturalist. 3. pp.184-187 [Original Description]
Holmes A. M., Gallichan J. & Wood H. 2006. Coracuta obliquata n. gen. (Chaster, 1897) (Bivalvia: Montacutidae) – First British record for 100 years. . Journal of Conchology. 39(2). pp.151-158. figs 1-18 [153-154; figs. 9-10a] [Type Designation]
Current name: Coracuta obliquata (Chaster, 1897) [WoRMS ID: 237848]
Classification: Bivalvia : Galeommatoidea : Montacutidae
Type Status: Lectotype [Unverified ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (G. W. Chaster)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1910.029.01826
No. specimens: 1v (Dry)
Type Locality: Church Bay, Rathlin Island, Antrim County [Northern Ireland, UK]
Collecting details: G. W. Chaster
References

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Chaster G. W. 1897. Notes on the marine Mollusca of Rathlin Island. The Irish Naturalist. 3. pp.184-187 [Cited] [Original Description]
Holmes A. M., Gallichan J. & Wood H. 2006. Coracuta obliquata n. gen. (Chaster, 1897) (Bivalvia: Montacutidae) – First British record for 100 years. . Journal of Conchology. 39(2). pp.151-158. figs 1-18 [153-154; figs. 9-10a] [Cited] [Figured] [Type Designation] [Nomenclature]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Church Bay, Rathlin Island
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Country: Northern Ireland, UK
State/Prov.: Antrim County,
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Water Body: N.E. Atlantic.
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Ex. Collector: G. W. Chaster
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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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