Emarginula undulata Melvill & Standen, 1903 | NMW.1955.158.01144 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Emarginula undulata Melvill & Standen, 1903
Lectotype

Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1903. Descriptions of sixty-eight new Gastropoda from the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, and North Arabian Sea, dredged by Mr. F. W. Townsend, of the Indo-European Telegraph Service, 1901-1903. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 7(12). pp.289-324. pls 20-23 [290; pl. 20, fig. 1] [Original Description]
Herbert, D. G. & Kilburn, D. H. 1985. Taxonomic studis on the Emarginulinae (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Fissurellidae) of southern Africa and Mozambique. Emarginula, Emarginella, Puncturella, Fissurisepta and Rimula. South African Journal of Zoology. 21(1). pp.1-27. figs 1-89 [12; figs. 39-40] [Type Designation]
Current name: Emarginula undulata Melvill & Standen, 1903 [WoRMS ID: 572117]
Classification: Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Fissurelloidea : Fissurellidae
Type Status: Lectotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.01144
No. specimens: 1 (Dry shells)
Type Locality: Gulf of Oman, 24°58’N., 56°54’E., 156 fathoms
Collecting details: F. W. Townsend; 1903
Notes
2 x paralectotypes NMW.1955.158.00094 3 x paralectotypes NMW.1955.158.00095 [lectotype removed from this lot]
References

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Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1903. Descriptions of sixty-eight new Gastropoda from the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, and North Arabian Sea, dredged by Mr. F. W. Townsend, of the Indo-European Telegraph Service, 1901-1903. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 7(12). pp.289-324. pls 20-23 [290; pl. 20, fig. 1] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description]
Herbert, D. G. & Kilburn, D. H. 1985. Taxonomic studis on the Emarginulinae (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Fissurellidae) of southern Africa and Mozambique. Emarginula, Emarginella, Puncturella, Fissurisepta and Rimula. South African Journal of Zoology. 21(1). pp.1-27. figs 1-89 [12; figs. 39-40] [Cited] [Figured] [Type Designation]
Trew, A. 1987. James Cosmo Melvill's New Molluscan Names. National Museum of Wales, Cardiff. pp.1-84 [69] [Cited]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: Gulf of Oman
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Collected by: F. W. Townsend
Collecting date: 1903
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Depth: 156 fms
OS Grid Ref.: 24°58’N., 56°54’E.
Lat./Long.(verbatim): -
Decimal Degress: 24.966667
Curatorial Contact

Harriet Wood
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Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
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