Oliva olivaceus Marrat, 1870 (not Meuschen) | LIVCM.17.6.1875 [517a] | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Oliva olivaceus Marrat, 1870 (not Meuschen)
Syntype(s) (figured) (possible)

Marrat F.P. 1870. A monograph of the genus Oliva. part 29. Thesaurus Conchyliorum (G. B. Sowerby II ed.,). pls.1-14. figs.1-211 [7; pl.4; figs.53?] [Original Description]
Current name: Americoliva reticularis (Lamarck, 1811) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Olivoidea : Olividae
Type Status: Syntype(s) (figured) (possible) [Verified - Anna Holmes ]
Collection: National Museums Liverpool
Catalogue No.: LIVCM.17.6.1875 [517a]
No. specimens: 1 of 5
Type Locality: Aspinwall [Panama]
Collecting details: Marrat
Notes
There are 5 lots of O. olivaceus marked as figured in TC. Images herewith 0022108-9. This lot, marked as fig.53, could match figure in TC, but the specimen is slightly faded. Label in Tomlin's writing 'O. reticularis Lam. orig. of f.53.'
References

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Marrat F.P. 1870. A monograph of the genus Oliva. part 29. Thesaurus Conchyliorum (G. B. Sowerby II ed.,). pls.1-14. figs.1-211 [7; pl.4; figs.53?] [Original Description] [Figured]
McMillan, N. F. 1985. Frederick Price Marrat 'Conchologist etc'. Merseyside County Museums Occasional Papers. 3. pp.34 [20] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Colon
Continent: North America
Country: Panama
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