Helix uncigera var. conoidea Ancey, 1890 | NMW.1955.158.24298 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Helix uncigera var. conoidea Ancey, 1890
Syntype

Ancey, C. M. F. 1890d. Nouvelles contributions malacologiques. X. Mollusques terrestres de l'archipel Sanghir (Malaisie). XI. Testacea nova terrestria americana. XII. Sur les différentes formes de l'Helix costaricensis. XIII. Mollusques nouveaux de l'Afrique australe et occidentale. XIV. Sur un nouveau genre de la famille des Paludinidées. Bulletins de la Societe Malacologique de France. 7. pp.145-163 [152] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Labyrinthus uncigerus (Petit, 1838) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Labyrinthidae
Type Status: Syntype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.24298
No. specimens: 1 (Dry shells)
Type Locality: Panama [Panama]
Collecting details: Robillard; Ancey
Notes
Wood & Gallichan, 2008: Type material: Syntype:- ‘Type’ NMW.1955.158.24298 1 spec. (e) Type locality: Panama [‘Robillard’ on type label] Type evidence: The NMW specimen has an Ancey type label bearing the type locality and was collected by Robillard. Tomlin has written that it is from Ancey’s collection, which is confirmed on Geret’s sales list. Ancey (1890d: 152) did not refer to a unique type in his original publication.
References

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Ancey, C. M. F. 1890d. Nouvelles contributions malacologiques. X. Mollusques terrestres de l'archipel Sanghir (Malaisie). XI. Testacea nova terrestria americana. XII. Sur les différentes formes de l'Helix costaricensis. XIII. Mollusques nouveaux de l'Afrique australe et occidentale. XIV. Sur un nouveau genre de la famille des Paludinidées. Bulletins de la Societe Malacologique de France. 7. pp.145-163 [152] [Cited] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Wood, H. & Gallichan, J. 2008. The New Molluscan Names of César-Marie-Felix Ancey including illustrated type material from the National Museum of Wales. Studies in Biodiversity and Systematics of Terrestrial Organisms from the National Museum of Wales. Biotir Reports 3. pp.i-vi, 1-162. 26 pls [37; pl.21; figs.1, i] [Cited] [Figured]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Panama
Continent: North America
Country: Panama
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Collected by: Robillard
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Ex. Collector: Ancey
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