Pisidium kenianum Preston, 1911 | MANCH.EE.6324 | Mollusca Types in Britain & Ireland
Type Specimen

Pisidium kenianum Preston, 1911
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Preston, H. B. 1911. Descriptions of thirty six new species of land and freshwater shells from British East Africa, chiefly from Mount Kenia and the neighbouring district. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 8(8). pp.463-476. pls 11-12 [457; pl.12; figs.36] [Original Description]
Current name: Euglesa keniana (Preston, 1911) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Bivalvia : Sphaeriida : Sphaeriidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) [Verified - McGhie, 2004 ]
Collection: Manchester Museum (Spence ex Preston)
Catalogue No.: MANCH.EE.6324
No. specimens: 5
Type Locality: Between Rumruti and Mount Kenia, British East Africa; a few specimens were also collected on Mount Kenia at an altitude of from 9,000-10,000 feet.
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References

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Preston, H. B. 1911. Descriptions of thirty six new species of land and freshwater shells from British East Africa, chiefly from Mount Kenia and the neighbouring district. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 8(8). pp.463-476. pls 11-12 [457; pl.12; figs.36] [Original Description]
McGhie, H. A. 2008. Catalogue of type specimens of molluscs in the collection of The Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, UK. ZooKeys. 1. pp.1-46 [20] [Cited]
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