Helix (Helicomela) punctulata avellana Lowe, 1855 | 407472–407478 | Mollusca Types in Britain & Ireland
Type Specimen

Helix (Helicomela) punctulata avellana Lowe, 1855
Syntype(s)

Lowe, R. T. 1855. Catalogue Molluscorum Pneumonatorum Insularum Maderensium, or a list of all the land and freshwater shells, recent and fossi, of the Madeiran Islands, arranged in groups according to their natural affinitiea, with diagnoses of the groups and of the new or hitherto imperfectly defined species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 22(270), 1854. pp.161-218 [172] [Original Description]
Current name: Helicomela punctulata avellana (Lowe, 1855) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Helicoidea : Geomitridae
Type Status: Syntype(s) [verified - Graham Oliver ]
Collection: Brighton & Hove Museums (Booth Museum of Natural History, Brighton)
Catalogue No.: 407472–407478
No. specimens: 7 (Dry)
Type Locality: “quoque in Deserta Australi” [ (also) on Bugio] [Portugal]
Collecting details: Col. L. Worthington-Wilmer
References

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Lowe, R. T. 1855. Catalogue Molluscorum Pneumonatorum Insularum Maderensium, or a list of all the land and freshwater shells, recent and fossi, of the Madeiran Islands, arranged in groups according to their natural affinitiea, with diagnoses of the groups and of the new or hitherto imperfectly defined species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 22(270), 1854. pp.161-218 [172] [Original Description]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Southern Deserta (Bugio)
Continent: Europe
Country: Portugal
State/Prov.: Madeiran Islands
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Island Group: Madeiran Islands
Island: Madeira
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Ex. Collector: Col. L. Worthington-Wilmer
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Curatorial Contact

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