Nectogale elegans Milne-Edwards, 1870,

Turni, Hendrik, Hutterer, Rainer & Asher, Robert, 2007, Type specimens of “ insectivoran ” mammals at the Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Zootaxa 1470, pp. 1-33: 28-29

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.273750

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scientific name

Nectogale elegans Milne-Edwards, 1870
status

 

Nectogale elegans Milne-Edwards, 1870 

Milne-Edwards, A. (1870) Note sur quelques Mammiféres du Tibet oriental. Comptes rendus de l'Acadėmie des sciences Paris, 70: 341 [341–342].

Valid name: Nectogale elegans Milne-Edwards, 1870 

Paratype: ZMB 4797, male, adult, skin, skull. Collected by Armand David from “Moupin” [Baoxing, Sichuan Province, western China], ex Museum Paris ( MNHN).

Comments: The holotype of N. elegans  is MNHN 1870 - 6 (Paris), collected from the same locality as the Berlin specimen. The ZMB specimen was presumably part of the type series housed in Paris.

ZMB

Museum für Naturkunde Berlin (Zoological Collections)

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Soricomorpha

Family

Soricidae

Genus

Nectogale