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  • Malacology 161228 MCZ Malacology
  • Achatina blainiana
  • shell (dry)
  •    Syntype of Achatina blainiana
  • [Rangel]
  • Central America: Cuba: West Indies: Greater Antilles: Cuba
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2009-02-13)
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Achatina blainiana Poey
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Stylommatophora Sigmurethra Achatinacea Achatinidae Achatina blainiana
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Clench 1946, Page 121, Voucher of Achatina blainiana
noted cotype 1851 Mem Sobre la Hist. Nat. de la Isla de Cuba 1 p 206 pl 12 fig 4-6
Media of type text, Clench 1946. Description:A catalogue of the genus Lignus, with a description of a new subgenus
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A catalogue of the genus Lignus, with a description of a new subgenus
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Cuba
Island Group: West Indies: Greater Antilles
Island: Cuba
Specific Locality: [Rangel]
Verbatim Locality: Cuba, [Rangel]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 22.2° -79.483333° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Brendan Haley; 2019-06-10; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2009-02-13)
Collecting Event Remarks: End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
malacology accession number: 1168
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 1
Remarks: ex. Wheatley, C.M.; Entered from ledger.
Media of type text, Malacology 161226;161227;161228;161229;161230;161231;161232;161233;161234;161235;161236;161237;161238;161239;161240;161241;161242;161243;161244;161245;161246;161247;161248;161249;161250. Description:MCZ Malacology Mollusca 156001-162000, pg.210

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MCZ Malacology Mollusca 156001-162000, pg.210