Nassa (Telasco) interstincta Marrat, 1878 | LIVCM.12.8.1880 [678] | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Nassa (Telasco) interstincta Marrat, 1878
Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)

Marrat F.P. 1878. List of West African shells (continued). Journal of Conchology. 1(16). pp.381-382 [381] [Original Description]
Adam, W. 1976. Quelques especes Ouest-Africaines de Nassarius (s.l.) decrites par F. P. Marrat (1877, 1878) et par von Maltzan (1884) (Mollusca, Prosobranchia). Bulletin of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences. 51(2). pp.1-29. 3 pls. [12-13; pl.2; figs.6] [Type Designation]
Current name: Nassarius elatus (Gould, 1845) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae
Type Status: Lectotype & Paralectotype(s) [Verified - Jennifer Gallichan ]
Collection: National Museums Liverpool (Marrat Nassa Collection)
Catalogue No.: LIVCM.12.8.1880 [678]
No. specimens: 3 (dry shell)
Type Locality: Corisco Bay [Equatorial Guinea]
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Notes
Three specimens were observed by Tomlin in his 1940 paper, McMillan, 1985 refers to three syntypes. A lectotype was designated by Adam, 1976, he lists the measurements for all of the type series and figures the lectotype.
References

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Nassa (Telasco) interstincta Marrat, 1878 are highlighted in red.

Marrat F.P. 1878. List of West African shells (continued). Journal of Conchology. 1(16). pp.381-382 [381] [Original Description]
Marrat F.P. 1878. List of West African shells (continued). Journal of Conchology. 1(16). pp.381-382 [71 (no. 1163)] [Cited]
Tomlin, J. R. le B. 1940. Marrat's species of Nassa. Proceedings of the Malacalogical Society of London. 24. pp.34-40 [36] [Cited]
Adam, W. 1976. Quelques especes Ouest-Africaines de Nassarius (s.l.) decrites par F. P. Marrat (1877, 1878) et par von Maltzan (1884) (Mollusca, Prosobranchia). Bulletin of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences. 51(2). pp.1-29. 3 pls. [12-13; pl.2; figs.6] [Type Designation] [Figured]
McMillan, N. F. 1985. Frederick Price Marrat 'Conchologist etc'. Merseyside County Museums Occasional Papers. 3. pp.34 [25] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Corisco Bay
Continent: Africa
Country: Equatorial Guinea
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Water Body: Atlantic Ocean
Sea Area.: Tropical East Atlantic
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Curatorial Contact

Tony Hunter
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National Museums Liverpool
World Museum, William Brown Street
Liverpool
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