Nassa aethiopica Marrat, 1873 | LIVCM.12.8.1880 [764] | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Nassa aethiopica Marrat, 1873
Syntype(s) (missing)

Marrat F.P. 1873. New species of shells. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. ser 4 vol 12. pp.426 [426] [Original Description]
Current name: Nassarius aethiopicus Marrat, 1873 [source: MolluscaBase] [WoRMS ID: 740474]
Classification: Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) (missing) [Verified - ]
Collection: National Museums Liverpool (Marrat Nassa Collection)
Catalogue No.: LIVCM.12.8.1880 [764]
No. specimens: 0 [3 originally]
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Marrat F.P. 1873. New species of shells. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. ser 4 vol 12. pp.426 [426] [Original Description]
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Curatorial Contact

Tony Hunter
Assistant Curator (Entomology)
National Museums Liverpool
World Museum, William Brown Street
L3 8EN

Email: Tony Hunter

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