Loripes (Keletistes) rhizoecus Oliver, 1986 | NMW.Z.1983.034.00001 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Loripes (Keletistes) rhizoecus Oliver, 1986
Holotype

Oliver, P. G. 1986. A new lucinid bivalve from the Niger Delta and an appraisal of the Loripes group (Bivalvia, Lucinacea). Basteria. 50. pp.47-64. figs 1-22 [47-48; pl.Fig. 1, 2, 3e-f, 7] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Keletistes rhizoecus (Oliver, 1986)
Classification: Bivalvia : Veneroida : Lucinoidea : Lucinidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (NMW)
Catalogue No.: NMW.Z.1983.034.00001
No. specimens: 1 sh (Dry shells)
Type Locality: Odeama area of the Niger Delta, Nigeria (04°22’N., 06°30’E) [Nigeria]
Collecting details: John Hartley; 21.i.1983
Notes
Paratypes:- NMW.Z.1983.034.00002-00010
References

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Oliver, P. G. 1986. A new lucinid bivalve from the Niger Delta and an appraisal of the Loripes group (Bivalvia, Lucinacea). Basteria. 50. pp.47-64. figs 1-22 [47-48; pl.Fig. 1, 2, 3e-f, 7] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Odeama area of the Niger delta
Continent: Africa
Country: Nigeria
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Collected by: John Hartley
Collecting date: 21.i.1983
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OS Grid Ref.: 04°22'N., 06°30'E
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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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