Achatinella helvina, Baldwin, 1895

Cowie, Robert H., Héros, Virginie, Yeung, Norine W. & Hayes, Kenneth A., 2016, Annotated catalogue of types of Hawaiian land and freshwater snails (Mollusca: Gastropoda) in the Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Paris, with lectotype designations, Zoosystema 38 (2), pp. 245-266 : 256-257

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5252/z2016n2a4

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:1B3D1C48-C90C-4C96-8BC5-14DEC4F01308

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/187087F9-7F00-FFC1-FC51-F8DAFA05FE25

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scientific name

Achatinella helvina
status

 

helvina Baldwin, 1895 , Achatinella

( Fig. 3H View FIG )

Achatinella (Laminella) helvina Baldwin, 1895: 227 , pl. 11, fig. 30.

CURRENT TAXONOMIC STATUS. — Amastrinae, Laminella citrina (Pfeiffer, 1848) . Valid subspecies.

TYPE MATERIAL. — Possible syntypes MNHN IM-2000-30133 (6 spms; Fig. 3H View FIG ) .

TYPE LOCALITY. — “Ohia valley, near Kaluaaha. Island of Molokai”.

REMARKS

The original description was based on multiple specimens. One label shows that the shells were received from Baldwin. Whether they are syntypes or just representative specimens is not possible to ascertain at present.

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Order

Stylommatophora

Family

Achatinellidae

Genus

Achatinella

Loc

Achatinella helvina

Cowie, Robert H., Héros, Virginie, Yeung, Norine W. & Hayes, Kenneth A. 2016
2016
Loc

Achatinella (Laminella) helvina

BALDWIN D. D. 1895: 227
1895