Conus brazieri Sowerby 3rd, 1881 | NMW.1955.158.00041 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Conus brazieri Sowerby 3rd, 1881
Holotype

Sowerby, G. B. (3rd). 1881a. Description of a new species of the genus Conus. Journal of Conchology. 3(10). pp.234-235. pl. 1, fig. 9 [234-235; pl. 1, fig. 9] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Conus circumcisus Born, 1778 [WoRMS ID: 426455]
Classification: Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.00041
No. specimens: 1 sh (Dry shells)
Type Locality: Solomon Islands [Solomon Islands]
Collecting details: J. Brazier; J. C. Melvill
Notes
Sowerby, 1881a: “The specimen sent to me by Mr. J. Brazier (now in the fine collection of Mr. J. Cosmo Melvill) which is one of the only three he has seen, is in fine condition.”
References

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Sowerby, G. B. (3rd). 1881a. Description of a new species of the genus Conus. Journal of Conchology. 3(10). pp.234-235. pl. 1, fig. 9 [234-235; pl. 1, fig. 9] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Solomon Islands
Continent: Australia
Country: Solomon Islands
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Island Group: Solomon Islands
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Sea Area.: Indo-Pacific
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Ex. Collector: J. Brazier; J. C. Melvill
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Curatorial Contact

Harriet Wood
Collection Manager: Mollusca
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Cathays Park
Cardiff
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