MCZ Malacology 315666

Melania gloriosa Anthony, 1865

Syntype of Melania gloriosa

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 2009-11-17

Asia: Myanmar | Pegu

Current Identification
Melania gloriosa Anthony, 1865
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Caenogastropoda Cerithioidea Pleuroceridae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID

Anthony 1865, page 207, Syntype of Melania gloriosa Anthony, 1865 Pl. 18, fig. 2.
K√∂hler and Glaubrecht 2002, page 136, Voucher of Melania gloriosa Anthony, 1865 "probable type status"

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Part Condition Disposition Count
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
reference Anthony, J.G. 1865. Amer. J Conch. 1: 207. Turner, R.D. 1946. OPM 1(8): 102. [no agent data], Method: migration 2009-10-18

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  • Label with spec. gives "Paratype" Type status quesitonable - possible Paralectotype.

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  • Continent:
  • Asia
  • Country:
  • Myanmar
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/1000108 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Pegu
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Burma, Pegu
  • Georeference:
  • 17.3044050°, 96.4683050° (Error radius: 8425m) By: Jeremy Kisala on 2020-10-30 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 2009-11-17
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
  • Collector:
  • John Gould Anthonylinked data icon

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