Conus omaria var. magoides Melvill, 1900 | NMW.1955.158.00040 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Conus omaria var. magoides Melvill, 1900
Holotype

Melvill, J. C. 1900. A revision of the textile cones, with description of C. cholmondeleyi n.sp. Journal of Conchology. 9(10). pp.303-311. text fig. [310 (& 305)] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Conus omaria Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Classification: Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.00040
No. specimens: 1 sh (Dry shells)
Type Locality: No locality given in paper
Collecting details: J. C. Melvill
References

References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Conus omaria var. magoides Melvill, 1900 are highlighted in red.

Melvill, J. C. 1900. A revision of the textile cones, with description of C. cholmondeleyi n.sp. Journal of Conchology. 9(10). pp.303-311. text fig. [310 (& 305)] [Cited] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Trew, A. 1987. James Cosmo Melvill's New Molluscan Names. National Museum of Wales, Cardiff. pp.1-84 [50] [Cited]
Röckel, D., Korn, W. & Kohn, A. J. 1995. Manual of the Living Conidae Vol. 1: Indo-Pacific Region. Verlag Christa Hemmen, Wiesbaden, Germany. pp.517. 84 [293] [Cited]
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Curatorial Contact

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