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  • Malacology 156155 MCZ Malacology
  • Geomelania pygmaea
  • shell (dry)
  •    Syntype of Cylindrella pygmaea
    Lectotype of Cylindrella pygmaea
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Central America: Jamaica: Greater Antilles: Jamaica
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2009-10-18)
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Identifications
Geomelania pygmaea (C. B. Adams, 1845)
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Caenogastropoda Littorinimorpha Truncatelloidae Truncatellidae Geomelaniinae Geomelania pygmaea
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Cylindrella pygmaea C.B. Adams, 1845
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Heterobranchia Eupulmonata Stylommatophora Helicina Urocoptoidea Urocoptidae Cylindrella pygmaea
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Adams 1845, Page 14, Syntype of Cylindrella pygmaea
types not specified in text
Clench and Turner 1948, Page 205, Voucher of Cylindrella pygmaea
cited as lectotype
Richards and Old 1969, Page 34, Voucher of Cylindrella pygmaea
cited as lectotype
Jacobson and Boss 1973, Page 516, Lectotype of Cylindrella pygmaea
pl. 90, fig. 16
 
Media of type text, Adams 1845. Description:Specierum Novarum Conchyliorum, in Jamaica Repertorum, Synopsis.  Pars I.  Species Marinae
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Media Details
Specierum Novarum Conchyliorum, in Jamaica Repertorum, Synopsis. Pars I. Species Marinae
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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Media Details
A catalogue of the family Truncatellidae with notes and descriptions of new species
Media of type text, Richards and Old 1969. Description:A catalogue of molluscan type specimens in the Department of Living Invertebrates
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Media Details
A catalogue of molluscan type specimens in the Department of Living Invertebrates
Media of type text, Jacobson and Boss 1973. Description:BHL link to paper
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Media Details
BHL link to paper
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Jamaica
Island Group: Greater Antilles
Island: Jamaica
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: Caribbean Sea, Jamaica
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 18.169277° -77.274719° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 122659 m
Jeremy Kisala; 2020-08-24; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2009-10-18)
Collecting Event Remarks: End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
Collectors
Identifiers
malacology accession number: 1173
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
shell (dry) unchecked on loan 1
Media
 
Media of type text, Malacology 156151;156152;156153;156154;156155;156156;156157;156158;156159;156160;156161;156162;156163;156164;156165;156166;156167;156168;156169;156170;156171;156172;156173;156174;156175. Description:MCZ Malacology Mollusca 156001-162000, pg.7

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Media Details
MCZ Malacology Mollusca 156001-162000, pg.7