Cytherea hindsii Hanley, 1844 | LEEDM.C.1957.173.24671 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Cytherea hindsii Hanley, 1844
Syntype(s) (possible)

Hanley, S. 1844d. Descriptions of a number of new species of shells, belonging to the genus Cytherea. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 12(137). pp.109-110 [110] [Original Description]
Current name: Tivela byronensis (Gray, 1838) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Bivalvia : Venerida : Veneroidea : Veneridae
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.1957.173.24671
No. specimens: 1 (shell)
Type Locality: Guayaquil [Ecuador]
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Notes
Coan & Kabat, 2012 state: NHMUK 20120193, three syntypes; Leeds Museum 1957.173.24671, possible syntype. Leeds material has a Hanley label, no type mentioned on the label or in Hanley's handwritten catalogue. There is a S. Whybrow label with the lot (dated 9/1979) stating: this may prove to be a syntype. Should be verified. Kabat label with lot states: Syntypes NHM 20110193 (n = 3). These may also be syntypes. (dated 2 July 2012).
References

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Cytherea hindsii Hanley, 1844 are highlighted in red.

Hanley, S. [1842-1846]. An illustrated and descriptive catalogue of recent shells, by Sylvanus Hanley, B.A., F.L.S. The plates forming a third edition of the Index Testaceologicus by William Wood. W. Wood, London. pp.272 + 18. 9-19 pls. [pl.15; figs.35] []
Hanley, S. 1844d. Descriptions of a number of new species of shells, belonging to the genus Cytherea. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 12(137). pp.109-110 [110] [Cited] [Original Description]
Hanley, S. 1856. [1842-1856] An illustrated and descriptive catalogue of recent bivalve shells. Williams & Norgate, London. pp.xvii + 392 + 24. pls. 9-24 [356] []
Coan, E. V. & Kabat, A. R. 2012. The malacological works and taxa of Sylvanus Hanley (1819-1899). Malacologia. 55(2). pp.285-359 [320] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Continent: South America
Country: Ecuador
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Water Body: Pacific Ocean
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