Cadulus anguidens Melvill & Standen, 1898 | MANCH.EE.7645a | Mollusca Types in Britain & Ireland
Type Specimen

Cadulus anguidens Melvill & Standen, 1898

Current name: Gadila anguidens (Melvill & Standen, 1898) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Scaphopoda : Gadilida : Gadilimorpha : Gadilidae
Type Status: Paralectotype(s) [Verified - Jon Ablett ]
Collection: Manchester Museum (Henderson)
Catalogue No.: MANCH.EE.7645a
No. specimens: 1 (shell)
Type Locality: [India]
Collecting details:
Lectotype Designation by inference of Holotype in Trew, A. (1987). ‘James Cosmo Mevill’s New Molluscan Names’:24 (ICZN Art. 74.6)

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Specimen Data
Point Locality: Madras
Continent: Asia
Country: India
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Curatorial Contact

Rachel Petts
Curatorial Assistant Natural Science
Manchester Museum
University of Manchester, Oxford Road
M13 9PL

Email: Rachel Petts

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