Helix (Hispidella) armitageana Lowe, 1852 | NMINH:1896.42.78 | Mollusca Types in Britain & Ireland
Type Specimen

Helix (Hispidella) armitageana Lowe, 1852
Syntype(s)

Lowe, R. T. 1852. Brief diagnostic notices of new Maderan land shells. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 2(9) (50); 2 (9) 52. pp.112-120; 275-279 [115] [Original Description]
Current name: Actinella (Hispidella) armitageana (Lowe, 1852) [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Helicoidea : Geomitridae
Type Status: Syntype(s) [verified - Graham Oliver ]
Collection: National Museum of Ireland, Dublin (Edith Wollaston)
Catalogue No.: NMINH:1896.42.78
No. specimens: 5 (Dry)
Type Locality: "in Madera" [= Madeira] [Portugal]
Collecting details: Edith Wollaston
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Lowe, R. T. 1852. Brief diagnostic notices of new Maderan land shells. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 2(9) (50); 2 (9) 52. pp.112-120; 275-279 [115] [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: Edith Wollaston
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Curatorial Contact

Amy Geraghty
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National Museum of Ireland, Dublin
National Museum of Ireland – Natural History, Merrion St.
Dublin 2
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Tel: + 353-1-6307-310

Paolo Viscardi
Keeper - Natural History Division
National Museum of Ireland, Dublin
National Museum of Ireland – Natural History, Merrion St.
Dublin 2
D02 F627

Email: Paolo Viscardi
Tel: + 353-1-6307-363

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