Lyrocardium anaxium Oliver & Chesney, 1997 | NMW.Z.1995.002.00429 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Lyrocardium anaxium Oliver & Chesney, 1997
Holotype

Oliver, P. G. & Chesney, H. C. G. 1997. Taxonomy and descriptions of Bivalves (Lucinoidea, Galeommatoidea, Carditoidea, Cardioidea, Tellinoidea & Myoidea) from the Arabian Sea. Journal of Conchology. 36(1). pp.51-76 [63-65; figs. 23-24] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Lyrocardium anaxium Oliver & Chesney, 1997
Classification: Bivalvia : Veneroida : Cardioidea : Cardiidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (M. Day)
Catalogue No.: NMW.Z.1995.002.00429
No. specimens: 1 sh (Dry shells)
Type Locality: East coast of Masirah, Oman, Arabian Sea. [Oman]
Collecting details: M. Day; 10/01/1994
Notes
Paratypes:- 3v Masirah, coll. H. Henseler, NMW.Z.1993.061.01513.
References

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Oliver, P. G. & Chesney, H. C. G. 1997. Taxonomy and descriptions of Bivalves (Lucinoidea, Galeommatoidea, Carditoidea, Cardioidea, Tellinoidea & Myoidea) from the Arabian Sea. Journal of Conchology. 36(1). pp.51-76 [63-65; figs. 23-24] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: High water strand lines between Maaghla and Haql
Continent: Asia
Country: Oman
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Water Body: Arabian Sea
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Collected by: M. Day
Collecting date: 10/01/1994
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Curatorial Contact

Harriet Wood
Collection Manager: Mollusca
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Cathays Park
Cardiff
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Email: Harriet Wood
Tel: +44 (0)29 2057 3244

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