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Bulinus calvus G.B. Sowerby I, 1833

SYNTYPE(S)

Set of 4 specimens

MNHN-IM-2000-28018
13.5

Taxonomy

Mollusca
Gastropoda
Bulimulidae
Bulinus calvus G.B. Sowerby I, 1833

Origin

James Island
Found on dried tufts of grass on James's, one of the Gallapagos Islands

Determination

SYNTYPE(S)
, . - The exhibition of the collection of shells formed by Mr Cuming on the western coast of South America and in the South Pacific Ocean was resumed, and the following new species were characterized by Mr Broderip and Mr G.B. Sowerby. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1: 70-74
 
Citation: p. 72 (d.o.)