Bulinus piperitus Sowerby I, 1837

Breure, Abraham S. H. & Ablett, Jonathan D., 2011, Annotated type catalogue of the Amphibulimidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Orthalicoidea) in the Natural History Museum, London, ZooKeys 138, pp. 1-52: 18

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.138.1847

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E1FD91F2-194A-18FA-D961-19B9273E1BB7

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scientific name

Bulinus piperitus Sowerby I, 1837
status

 

Bulinus piperitus Sowerby I, 1837  Figs 20 A–C, 20i

Bulinus piperitus  Sowerby I 1837 [1833-1838]: 8, fig. 93; Reeve 1848 [1848-1850]: pl. 16 fig. 96.

Plekocheilus (Eurytus) piperitus  (Sowerby); Borrero and Breure 2011: 48, figs 17 G–J.

Type locality.

[Peru] “Huallaga”.

Label.

"Hualuago [sic] / Peru". M.C. label type IV.

Dimensions.

Not given. Figured specimen H 55.8, D 31.3, W 5.3.

Type material.

NHM 1975329, two syntypes (Cuming coll.).

Remarks.

The material is accompanied by a taxon label in Pfeiffer's handwriting. A second label indicates that this specimen has probably been figured by Reeve 1848 [1848-1850].

Current systematic position.

Amphibulimidae  , Plekocheilus (Eurytus) piperitus  (Sowerby I, 1837).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Order

Hygrophila

Family

Planorbidae

Genus

Bulinus