Turritella algida Melvill & Standen, 1912 | MANCH.EE.3666 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Turritella algida Melvill & Standen, 1912

Current name: Turritella algida Melvill & Standen, 1912 [source: MolluscaBase] [WoRMS ID: 472990]
Classification: Gastropoda : [unassigned] Caenogastropoda : Cerithioidea : Turritellidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) [Verified - McGhie, 2004 ]
Collection: Manchester Museum (SNAE)
Catalogue No.: MANCH.EE.3666
No. specimens: 2
Type Locality: Trawl, Burdwood Bank, south of the Falklands, at 56 fathoms [lat. 54o 25’S., long. 57o32’W., ‘Scotia’ station 346]. [Falkland Islands (Malvinas)]
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References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Turritella algida Melvill & Standen, 1912 are highlighted in red.

Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1912. The Marine Mollusca of the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition. Part 2. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 48(2), no. 18. pp.333-366. one plate [352; pl.7; figs.14] []
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]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Trawl, Burdwood Bank, south of the Falklands, at 56 fathoms [lat. 54o 25’S., long. 57o32’W., ‘Scotia’ station 346].
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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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