Mitra (Costellaria) malcolmensis Melvill & Standen, 1901 | MANCH.EE.7808 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Mitra (Costellaria) malcolmensis Melvill & Standen, 1901
Paratype(s) (possible)

Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1901. The mollusca of the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman and Arabian Sea as evidenced mainly through the collections of Mr. F. W. Townsend, 1893-1900, with descriptions of new species. Part 1. Cephalopoda, Gastropoda and Scaphopoda. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1901(2, 1). pp.327-460. pls 21-24 [421; pl.23; figs.18] [Original Description]
Current name: Vexillum malcolmense Melvill & Standen, 1901 [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Turbinelloidea : Costellariidae
Type Status: Paratype(s) (possible) [Verified - McGhie, 2004 ]
Collection: Manchester Museum (Townsend)
Catalogue No.: MANCH.EE.7808
No. specimens: 5
Type Locality: Persian Gulf: Linjah 3.5 fathoms, mud. Elphinstone Inlet, Mussandam. 15 fathoms, mud. Gulf of Oman: Malcom Inlet (Kubbatt Ghazira), near Maskat. 24 fathoms, mud. Lat 24*55'N., long. 57*59'E. 37 fathoms, sand and mud; abundant. Lat. 24*'5N., long. 57*35'E., 205 fathoms, mud.
Collecting details:
References

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Mitra (Costellaria) malcolmensis Melvill & Standen, 1901 are highlighted in red.

Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1901. The mollusca of the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman and Arabian Sea as evidenced mainly through the collections of Mr. F. W. Townsend, 1893-1900, with descriptions of new species. Part 1. Cephalopoda, Gastropoda and Scaphopoda. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1901(2, 1). pp.327-460. pls 21-24 [421; pl.23; figs.18] [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 [22] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: -
Continent: -
Country: -
State/Prov.: -
County: -
City/Town: -
Island Group: -
Island: -
Water Body: -
Sea Area.: -
Collected by: -
Collecting date: -
Ex. Collector: -
Expedition/Survey: -
Vessel: -
Sampling Method: -
Field No.: -
Field Notes: -
Altitude: -
Depth: -
OS Grid Ref.: -
Lat./Long.(verbatim): -
Decimal Degress: -
Curatorial Contact

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

Email: Rachel Petts
Tel:

Publishing on these specimens?
When referring to Museum specimens in a publication, please include the accession number and the name of the holding institution. Please also cite this website where appropriate. The recommended citation is:

Ablett J., Brown C., Gallichan J., Gordon D., Holmes A. M., Hunter T., Machin R., Morgenroth H., Oliver P. G., Petts R., Pye S., Reilly M., Rowson B., Salvador A., Sutcliffe R., Turner J. A., Wood H. 2019. Mollusca Types in Great Britain. Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales / Natural History Museum. Available online at https://gbmolluscatypes.ac.uk [Accessed:  ].

To help us keep it up-to-date, please contact us if you publish on any of the included specimens. In particular we ask to be informed of the designation of lectotypes or neotypes for the included species-group taxa, or of other alterations made to the type status of the included specimens.

Tags

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License .

Copyright information is included with each image. Copyright is usually with the holding institution.