Buliminus affinis Preston, 1910 | MANCH.EE.6078 | Mollusca Types in Britain & Ireland
Type Specimen

Buliminus affinis Preston, 1910
Syntype(s) (possible)

Current name: Gittenedouardia subeminula (Bourguignat, 1883) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Enidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) (possible) [Verified - McGhie, 2004 ]
Collection: Manchester Museum (Spence ex Connolly ex Preston)
Catalogue No.: MANCH.EE.6078
No. specimens: 2
Type Locality: Harar, Southern Abyssinia
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References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Buliminus affinis Preston, 1910 are highlighted in red.

Preston, H. B. 1910c. Notes on and additions to the terrestrial molluscan fauna of Southern Abyssinia. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London. 9. pp.163-170. text figs [165] []
McGhie, H. A. 2008. Catalogue of type specimens of molluscs in the collection of The Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, UK. ZooKeys. 1. pp.1-46 [5] [Cited]
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Point Locality: Harar, Southern Abyssinia
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Curatorial Contact

Rachel Petts
Curatorial Assistant Natural Science
Manchester Museum
University of Manchester, Oxford Road
M13 9PL

Email: Rachel Petts

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