Tropidophora standeni Spence, 1919 | MANCH.EE.6351 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Tropidophora standeni Spence, 1919

Spence, G. C. 1919. Tropidophora standeni nov. sp. from Madagascar. Journal of Conchology. 16. pp.43 [43; pl.1] [Original Description]
Current name: Tropidophora standeni Spence, 1919 [source: Original citation]
Classification: Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Pomatiidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Jon Ablett ]
Collection: Manchester Museum
Catalogue No.: MANCH.EE.6351
No. specimens: 1 (shell)
Type Locality: Madagascar [Madagascar]
Collecting details: Champ

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Tropidophora standeni Spence, 1919 are highlighted in red.

Spence, G. C. 1919. Tropidophora standeni nov. sp. from Madagascar. Journal of Conchology. 16. pp.43 [43; pl.1] [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 [31] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Madagascar
Continent: Africa
Country: Madagascar
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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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