Helix (Cochlodonta) anconostoma Lowe, 1831 | 407713–407746 | Mollusca Types in Britain & Ireland
Type Specimen

Helix (Cochlodonta) anconostoma Lowe, 1831
Syntype(s)

Lowe, R. T. 1831. Primitae faunae et florae maderae Portus Sancti, sive species quaedam novae vel hactenus minus rite cognitae Animalium et Planatarum in his insulis degentium Breviter descriptae. Transactions of the Cambridge Philiosophical Society. 4(1). pp.1-70. pls 1-6 [62] [Original Description]
Current name: Lauria (Lauria) cylindracea Da Costa, 1778 [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Pupilloidea : Lauriidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) [verified - Graham Oliver ]
Collection: Brighton & Hove Museums (Booth Museum of Natural History, Brighton)
Catalogue No.: 407713–407746
No. specimens: 33 (Dry)
Type Locality: "in Madera" [= Madeira] [Portugal]
Collecting details: Col. L. Worthington-Wilmer
References

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Lowe, R. T. 1831. Primitae faunae et florae maderae Portus Sancti, sive species quaedam novae vel hactenus minus rite cognitae Animalium et Planatarum in his insulis degentium Breviter descriptae. Transactions of the Cambridge Philiosophical Society. 4(1). pp.1-70. pls 1-6 [62] [Original Description]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Madeira
Continent: Europe
Country: Portugal
State/Prov.: Madeira
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Island Group: Madeiran Islands
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Ex. Collector: Col. L. Worthington-Wilmer
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Curatorial Contact

Lee Ismail
Curator of Natural History
Brighton & Hove Museums
Booth Museum of Natural History, Brighton
Brighton

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