Turbo tenebrosus Montagu, 1803 | EXEMS Moll4198 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Turbo tenebrosus Montagu, 1803
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Montagu, G. 1803b. Testacea Britannica or Natural History of British Shells, Marine, Land, and Fresh-water, Including the Most Minute: Systematically Arranged and Embellished with Figures (Vol. 2). J. White, London. pp.313 (293-606) [303-304] [Original Description]
Current name: Littorina saxatilis (Poli, 1792)
Classification: Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Littorinidae
Type Status: Unverified [Unverified ]
Collection: Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter (Montagu, Col. G.)
Catalogue No.: EXEMS Moll4198
No. specimens: 2 sh loose in box
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Paralectotype designated by Reid, 1996, Reid DG 1996 Systematics and Evolution of Littorina. Ray Society 164, pp. 463. (p. 280) States 1 paralectotype 4200 but 1 shell probably not this one Material also in NHMUK (NHM.1989177). Original reference: Montagu G 1803. Test. Brit. Part 2 p 303-304 not figured
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Montagu, G. 1803b. Testacea Britannica or Natural History of British Shells, Marine, Land, and Fresh-water, Including the Most Minute: Systematically Arranged and Embellished with Figures (Vol. 2). J. White, London. pp.313 (293-606) [303-304] [Original Description]
Reid, DG. 1996. Systematics and Evolution of Littorina. . Ray Society 164, pp. 463. (p. 280). 164. pp.1-463 []
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Holly Morgenroth
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Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Bradninch Offices, Bradninch Place, Gandy Street
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