Urocoptis corpulenta Spence, 1936 | MANCH.EE.3652 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Urocoptis corpulenta Spence, 1936

Spence, G. C. 1936. Two new Urocoptis from Cuba. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London. 22. pp.13-14 [13] [Original Description]
Current name: Nodulia corpulenta (Spence, 1936) [source: WMSDB]
Classification: Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Urocoptoidea : Urocoptidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) [Verified - Jon Ablett ]
Collection: Manchester Museum
Catalogue No.: MANCH.EE.3652
No. specimens: 1 (shell)
Type Locality: Vinales, W. Cuba [Cuba]
Collecting details: Fulton/35

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Urocoptis corpulenta Spence, 1936 are highlighted in red.

Spence, G. C. 1936. Two new Urocoptis from Cuba. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London. 22. pp.13-14 [13] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description]
McGhie, H. A. 2008. Catalogue of type specimens of molluscs in the collection of The Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, UK. ZooKeys. 1. pp.1-46 [12] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Province of Vinales, West Cuba
Continent: North America
Country: Cuba
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Ex. Collector: Fulton/35
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Curatorial Contact

Rachel Petts
Curatorial Assistant Natural Science
Manchester Museum
University of Manchester, Oxford Road
M13 9PL

Email: Rachel Petts

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