Stenogyra plebeia Morelet, 1885 | NMW.1955.158.26687 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Stenogyra plebeia Morelet, 1885
Syntype(s)

Morelet, A. 1885. Coquilles terrestres et fluviatiles de l'Afrique équinoxiale. Journal de Conchyliologie. 33. pp.20-33. pl. 2 [27-28; pl. 2, fig. 2] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Stenogyra plebeia Morelet, 1885 [WoRMS ID: 1325831]
Classification: Gastropoda : Achatinoidea : Subulinidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.26687
No. specimens: 2 (Dry)
Type Locality: Environs de Landana [Angola]
Collecting details: C. M. F. Ancey
Notes
Type evidence: These specimens are from the type locality of Landana. ‘Co-type’ is written on the label which is tentatively recognised as being the writing of C. M. F. Ancey’s. There is no reference of a unique type in the original description. This material is listed as being syntypic and ex Morelet in Breure et al., 2018, although there is not a Morelet label. Other type material: Syntype NMHUK 1893.2.4.257-258 - 2 spec.
References

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Morelet, A. 1885. Coquilles terrestres et fluviatiles de l'Afrique équinoxiale. Journal de Conchyliologie. 33. pp.20-33. pl. 2 [27-28; pl. 2, fig. 2] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Breure, A. S. H., Audibert, C. & Ablett, J. D. 2018. Pierre Marie Arthur Morelet (1809-1892) and his contributions to Malacology. Netherlands MalacologicaL Society, Leiden, The Netherlands. pp.544. 1293 [391] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Landana
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Country: Angola
State/Prov.: Cabinda Province,
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Ex. Collector: C. M. F. Ancey
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Curatorial Contact

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