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  • Malacology 100892 MCZ Malacology
  • Geomelania minor
  • shell (dry)
  •    Paratype of Geomelania minor densecostata
  • Somerset, Manchester Parish
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Caribbean Sea: Jamaica
  • 4-8/Sep/1933 (1933-09-04 - 1933-09-08)
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Geomelania minor C.B. Adams
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Caenogastropoda Littorinimorpha Truncatelloidea Truncatellidae Geomelania minor
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Baker 1935, Page 83, Paratype of Geomelania minor densecostata
paratypes not specified, see Clench & Turner 1948
Clench and Turner 1948, Page 198, Voucher of Geomelania minor densecostata
cited as paratypes
Media of type text, Baker 1935. Description:The Nautilus, vol. XLVIII, no. 3
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The Nautilus, vol. XLVIII, no. 3
Media of type text, Clench and Turner 1948. Description:A catalogue of the family Truncatellidae with notes and descriptions of new species
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A catalogue of the family Truncatellidae with notes and descriptions of new species
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Sea: Caribbean Sea
Country: Jamaica
Specific Locality: Somerset, Manchester Parish
Verbatim Locality: Caribbean Sea, Jamaica, Somerset, Manchester Parish
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 18.05° -77.533333° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Brendan Haley; 2019-06-10; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10
Collecting Date: 4-8/Sep/1933 (1933-09-04 - 1933-09-08)
malacology accession number: 645
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
shell (dry) unchecked on loan 4
Media of type text, Malacology 100876;100877;100878;100879;100880;100881;100882;100883;100884;100885;100886;100887;100888;100889;100890;100891;100892;100893;100894;100895;100896;100897;100898;100899;100900. Description:MCZ Malacology Mollusca 096001-102000, pg.196

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MCZ Malacology Mollusca 096001-102000, pg.196