Oliva elongata Marrat, 1871 | LIVCM.17.6.1875 [446] | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Oliva elongata Marrat, 1871
Syntype(s) (figured)

Current name: Oliva elongata Marrat, 1871 [source: Voskuil, 2017]
Classification: Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Olivoidea : Olividae
Type Status: Syntype(s) (figured) [Verified - Anna Holmes ]
Collection: National Museums Liverpool (Marrat Oliva Collection)
Catalogue No.: LIVCM.17.6.1875 [446]
No. specimens: 9
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Collecting details: Marrat
Notes
According to Ford 1953 there should be 2 boxes with total of 8 specimens, although LIverpool register has 9 for number of specimens. Only 1 box examined with 5 specimens in it. One separated with a gel capsule but no note. Box has a Marrat label list label in it. 2 of these specimens could possibly be figured in Thesaurus Conchyliorum but cannot be sure and 1 box is missing.
References

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Oliva elongata Marrat, 1871 are highlighted in red.

Marrat F.P. 1871. A monograph of the genus Oliva. part 30. Thesaurus Conchyliorum (G. B. Sowerby II ed.,). pls.15-25. figs.212-473 [32; pl.22; figs.386, 387] []
Ford, W.K. 1953. Notes by J.R. le B. Tomlin, M.A. on Marrat's Species of Oliva. North Western Naturalist. September. pp.442-449 [444] [Cited]
McMillan, N. F. 1985. Frederick Price Marrat 'Conchologist etc'. Merseyside County Museums Occasional Papers. 3. pp.34 [18] [Cited]
Specimen Data
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Water Body: Caribbean Sea
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Ex. Collector: Marrat
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Curatorial Contact

Tony Hunter
Assistant Curator (Entomology)
National Museums Liverpool
World Museum, William Brown Street
Liverpool
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