Helix beatrix Angas, 1876 | NEWHM:HANM.1.3155 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Helix beatrix Angas, 1876
Syntype(s) (figured)

Angas, G. F. 1876. Descriptions of four new species of Helix, with some notes on Helix angasiana of Pfeiffer. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1876. pp.265-268. 20. - [265; pl.20; figs.1-5] [Original Description]
Current name: Papuina meta (Pfeiffer, 1857) [source: Delsaerdt, 2012] [WoRMS ID: 1245510]
Classification: Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) (figured) [Verified - Ben Rowson ]
Collection: Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle (Angas)
Catalogue No.: NEWHM:HANM.1.3155
No. specimens: 1
Type Locality: Hab.? Solomon archipelago. [Solomon Islands]
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Notes
Delsaerdt (2012) places in synonymy with meta Pfeiffer, 1857, and attributes this lot to the "var. c" of Angas (1876).
References

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Angas, G. F. 1876. Descriptions of four new species of Helix, with some notes on Helix angasiana of Pfeiffer. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1876. pp.265-268. 20. - [265; pl.20; figs.1-5] [Figured] [Original Description]
Delsaerdt, A. G. J. 2012. Land snails on the Solomon Islands Volume II: Camaenidae. L'Informatore Piceno, Ancona. pp.178 [53] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Nggela Islands
Continent: Australia
Country: Solomon Islands
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Island Group: Solomon Islands
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