Onoba cymatodes Melvill & Standen, 1916 | NMS.Z.1974.3 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Onoba cymatodes Melvill & Standen, 1916
holotype

Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1916. Description of a new Rissoid shell from the Antarctic region. Journal of Conchology. 15. pp.120-121. text fig. [120] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Fictonoba cymatodes (Melvill & Standen, 1916) [source: WoRMS] [WoRMS ID: 532841]
Classification: Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Barleeiidae
Type Status: holotype [Verified - ]
Collection: National Museums Scotland (Scottish National Antarctic Expedition)
Catalogue No.: NMS.Z.1974.3
No. specimens: 1 (Dry)
Type Locality: Burdwood Bank, South of the Falkland Isles.
Collecting details: Crosbie, Alexander/ Bruce, William Speirs,; 1905; Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902 - 1904; Scotia
References

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Onoba cymatodes Melvill & Standen, 1916 are highlighted in red.

Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1916. Description of a new Rissoid shell from the Antarctic region. Journal of Conchology. 15. pp.120-121. text fig. [120] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Smaldon, G., Heppell, D., Watt, K. R. 1976. Type specimens of Invertebrates (excluding Insects) held at the Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh. 4. Royal Scottish Museum Information Series [38] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Burdwood Bank
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Island Group: Falkland Islands
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Collected by: Crosbie, Alexander/ Bruce, William Speirs,
Collecting date: 1905
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Expedition/Survey: Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902 - 1904
Vessel: Scotia
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Field No.: Station 346
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Sankurie Pye
Curator, Invertebrate Biology
National Museums Scotland
National Museums Collection Centre, Granton
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