Lepton sulcatulum Jeffreys, 1859 | NEWHM:HANM.02459 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Lepton sulcatulum Jeffreys, 1859
Syntype(s) (possible)

Jeffreys, J. G. 1859. Further gleanings in British conchology. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Ser. 3: 3. pp.30-43 [34; pl.2; figs.2a-g] [Original Description]
Current name: Neolepton sulcatulum (Jeffreys, 1859) [WoRMS ID: 140558]
Classification: Bivalvia : Imparidentia (Superorder) : Veneroidea : Neoleptonidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) (possible) [Verified - Ben Rowson ]
Collection: Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle (Other)
Catalogue No.: NEWHM:HANM.02459
No. specimens: 9 valves
Type Locality: [...] in dredged sand and washings of corallines from the sub-littoral zone at Guernsey. [...] Sardinia [...] Orotava and Lancerote in the Canaries; so that it appears to have a wide range. [United Kingdom]
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Possible syntypes. From type locality, ex auct. Other type material also probably in USNM, Washington, USA.
References

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Lepton sulcatulum Jeffreys, 1859 are highlighted in red.

Jeffreys, J. G. 1859. Further gleanings in British conchology. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Ser. 3: 3. pp.30-43 [34; pl.2; figs.2a-g] [Original Description] [Figured]
Waren, A. 1980. Marine Mollusca described by John Gwyn Jeffreys, with the location of the type material. Journal of Conchology Special Publication. 1. pp.1-60. 1-8 [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Guernsey
Continent: Europe
Country: United Kingdom
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Curatorial Contact

Dan Gordon
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Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne
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