Siphonaria nuttallii Hanley, 1858 | LEEDM.C.1957.173.612 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Siphonaria nuttallii Hanley, 1858
Syntype(s) (possible)

Hanley, S. 1858. On Siphonaria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1858[26](361). pp.151-153 [152-153] [Original Description]
Current name: Siphonaria normalis Gould, 1846 [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Pulmonata : Siphonarioidea : Siphonariidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) (possible) [Verified - Jennifer Gallichan ]
Collection: Leeds Museums and Galleries (Mr Sylvanus Charles Thorpe Hanley B.A., F.L.S.)
Catalogue No.: LEEDM.C.1957.173.612
No. specimens: 7 (shell)
Type Locality: Sandwich Isles [United States of America]
Collecting details:
Coan & Kabat, 2012 state there are 5 syntypes at the NHM (NHM20120166), and 7 possible syntypes in Leeds, referring to this lot. Leeds lot has a Hanley label, does not state type, but is from the type locality. There is no mention of this name in Hanley's handwritten catalogue. Original description states the specimens were collected by Dr Frick and were in the Cuming collection. There is no evidence to point to Cuming on the Hanley label or in his catalogue.

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Siphonaria nuttallii Hanley, 1858 are highlighted in red.

Hanley, S. 1858. On Siphonaria. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1858[26](361). pp.151-153 [152-153] [Original Description]
Coan, E. V. & Kabat, A. R. 2012. The malacological works and taxa of Sylvanus Hanley (1819-1899). Malacologia. 55(2). pp.285-359 [336] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Hawaii
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Country: United States of America
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Island Group: Hawaiian Islands
Island: Hawaii
Water Body: Pacific Ocean
Sea Area.: Central Pacific
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