Cypraea angelicae Clover, 1974 | MANCH.EE.3667 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Cypraea angelicae Clover, 1974
Holotype

Clover PW. 1974. A new species of Cypraea from West Africa and three new species of Marginellidae from the Indian Ocean. Journal of Conchology. 28. pp.213-216 [213 ; pl.8; figs.1-2] [Original Description]
Current name: Zonaria pyrum angelicae (Clover, 1974) [source: MolluscaBase] [WoRMS ID: 225260]
Classification: Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Jon Ablett ]
Collection: Manchester Museum (P.W. Clover )
Catalogue No.: MANCH.EE.3667
No. specimens: 1 (shell)
Type Locality: trawled in sand and mud from 50-80 fathoms, 35-40 miles off Bissau, Portugese Guinea
Collecting details: Mr Segiouloglou
References

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Clover PW. 1974. A new species of Cypraea from West Africa and three new species of Marginellidae from the Indian Ocean. Journal of Conchology. 28. pp.213-216 [213 ; pl.8; figs.1-2] [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 [6] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: 35-40 miles off Bissa
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Water Body: Atlantic Ocean
Sea Area.: NE Atlantic
Collected by: Mr Segiouloglou
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Field Notes: Mr Segiouloglou (a Greek businessman) from a Greek trawler the Evangekistria.
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Curatorial Contact

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

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