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Type specimens of Helix trochiformis the tawny snail or brown hive snail

Colonel George Montagucirca 1800

Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery

Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery
Exeter, United Kingdom

Montagu described these specimens as Helix trochiformis in Montagu G 1803. Testacea Britannica, Part 2 p.427-428, table 11, figure 9. This species is now called Euconulus fulvus.

Details

  • Title: Type specimens of Helix trochiformis the tawny snail or brown hive snail
  • Creator: Colonel George Montagu
  • Creator Lifespan: 1753/1815
  • Date Created: circa 1800
  • Location Created: UK
  • Subject Keywords: conchology, natural history, taxonomy, shell, mollusc, snail, land snail

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