MCZ Malacology 74107

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 cited as paralectotype

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Part Condition Disposition Count
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 3 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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  • Original label gives "the most advanced specimen I have seen - much older than the one I had figured as type specimen - I adopt this as a type now - JGA" Second label gives "Paratype"

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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:
  • William Theobald, Jr.

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Media type: text; Malacology 74101;  74102;  74103;  74104;  74105;  74106;  74107;  74108;  74109;  74110;  74111;  74112;  74113;  74114;  74115;  74116;  74117;  74118;  74119;  74120;  74121;  74122;  74123;  74124;  74125 Description: MCZ Malacology Mollusca 072001-078000, pg.85;

(Media Record) (Related) (File)

Ledger Entry for: 25 cataloged items from MCZ:Mala:74101 Spondylus gussoni to MCZ:Mala:74...

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