Oreohelix cooperi ssp. obscura Henderson, 1918 | BRSMG.Ab4697.1-5 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Oreohelix cooperi ssp. obscura Henderson, 1918

Henderson, J. 1918. A mollusk hunt in Wyoming. . The Nautilus. 32. pp.40-47 [46] [Original Description]
Current name: Oreohelix subrudis (Reeve, 1854) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Punctoidea : Oreohelicidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) [Verified - Ben Rowson ]
Collection: Bristol Museums, Galleries & Archives (F. G. Cousins)
Catalogue No.: BRSMG.Ab4697.1-5
No. specimens: 5
Type Locality: East of Shell, Wyoming [United States of America]
Collecting details:
A typewritten label reading "From type lot" matches the 1920 letter by J. Henderson that accompanied the donation. [BR]

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Henderson, J. 1918. A mollusk hunt in Wyoming. . The Nautilus. 32. pp.40-47 [46] [Cited] [Original Description]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: East of Shell, Wyoming
Continent: North America
Country: United States of America
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Rhian Rowson
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