bitubifera (Theobald, 1876)

Sutcharit, Chirasak, Ablett, Jonathan D. & Panha, Somsak, 2019, An annotated type catalogue of seven genera of operculate land snails (Caenogastropoda, Cyclophoridae) in the Natural History Museum, London, ZooKeys 842, pp. 1-65: 1

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scientific name

bitubifera (Theobald, 1876)
status

 

16. bitubifera (Theobald, 1876)   Fig. 2L

Spiraculum bitubiferum   Theobald, 1876: 187.

Pearsonia bitubifera   - Kobelt 1902: 173.

Current generic position.

Pearsonia   Kobelt, 1902

Type locality.

Bhamo [Bhamo District, Kachin State, Myanmar].

Type material.

Syntype NHMUK 1888.12.4.1961 (1 shell; Fig. 2L).

Remarks.

The original description did not include an illustration, and only one set of measurements was given. Gude (1921: 117, 118, fig. 21) re-published the description and figured a shell from Theobald’s collection. There is one shell in the NHM collection purchased from W Theobald, with an original label stating “type” and the collection locality “Bhamo”. This specimen closely matches the measurements given in the original description and is figured herein.