Strombus listeri Gray, 1852 | GLAHM.161089 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Strombus listeri Gray, 1852
Holotype

Gray, Thomas. 1852. On a species of Strombus in the Hunterian Museum at Glasgow. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. ser. 2 v. 2. pp.429-431 [429-431] [Original Description]
Current name: Mirabilistrombus listeri (Gray, 1852)
Classification: Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Stromboidea : Strombidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Andreia Salvador ]
Collection: Hunterian Museum, Glasgow (Hunter, William)
Catalogue No.: GLAHM.161089
No. specimens: 1
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Notes
This specimen was damaged in 1986 (for more details see Hancock, 1995 and Dance & Reilly, 1998)
References

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Strombus listeri Gray, 1852 are highlighted in red.

[Cited]
Gray, Thomas. 1852. On a species of Strombus in the Hunterian Museum at Glasgow. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. ser. 2 v. 2. pp.429-431 [429-431] [Original Description]
Dance, S. P. 1969. Rare Shells. London: Faber & Faber. pp.128. 50 colour pls [54-55] []
Dance, S.P. & Woodward, F. 1986. Thomas Gray, Glasgow's Shell Artist. Glasgow Museums and Art Galleries. pp.4 [Cited]
Hancock, E. Geoffrey. 1995. Strombus listeri Gray, 1852 (Mollusca; Gastropoda); morals to be learnt from damage to one of the oldest known documented museum specimens - A retrospective valuation. The Biology Curator. 3. pp.23-25 [Cited]
Dance, S.P. & Reilly, M. 1998. The cautionary tale of Lister's stromb. Glasgow naturalist. 23 (3). pp.9-15 [9-15] [Cited]
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Curatorial Contact

Mike G. Rutherford
Curator of Zoology
Hunterian Museum, Glasgow
Graham Kerr Building, University of Glasgow
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