Puncturella chasteri Jordan, 1895 | NMW.1955.158.01209 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Puncturella chasteri Jordan, 1895
Holotype

Jordan, H. K. 1895. On some new species of British mollusca, from the "Triton" Expedition, with a list of other species new to the Faroe Channel. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London. 1(6). pp.264-269. pl. 16, figs 1-8 [265; pl. 16, fig. 2] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Puncturella (Puncturella) chasteri Jordan, 1895
Classification: Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Fissurelloidea : Fissurellidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (Melvill-Tomlin)
Catalogue No.: NMW.1955.158.01209
No. specimens: 1 (Dry shells)
Type Locality: “Triton Expn.”. Warm area [Scotland, U.K.]
Collecting details: 1882; HMS Triton
References

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Jordan, H. K. 1895. On some new species of British mollusca, from the "Triton" Expedition, with a list of other species new to the Faroe Channel. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London. 1(6). pp.264-269. pl. 16, figs 1-8 [265; pl. 16, fig. 2] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: “Warm area” 80 or 90 miles north of the Butt of Lewis
Continent: -
Country: Scotland, U.K.
State/Prov.: Outer Hebrides,
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Water Body: N.E. Atlantic.
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Collecting date: 1882
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Expedition/Survey: HMS Triton
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Altitude: -
Depth: 433-570fms
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Curatorial Contact

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