Australian Museum Journal Description of a new Papuan land shell

Shortform:
Hedley, 1897, Rec. Aust. Mus. 3(1): 11–12
Author(s):
Hedley, Charles
Year published:
1897
Title:
Description of a new Papuan land shell
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
3
Issue:
1
Start page:
11
End page:
12
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.3.1897.1118
Language:
English
Date published:
07 January 1897
Cover date:
07 January 1897
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Digitized:
09 October 2008
Reference number:
1118
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (85kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (292kb PDF)

Abstract

[No abstract is give for this work, it begins as follows] Thersites septentrionalis, n.sp. Shell turbinate conic, narrowly perforate, large, solid, brownish yellow with deep chocolate bands. A third of the base is occupied by a broad chocolate band whose outer margin reaches the insertion of the lip, a yellow peripheral zone of less width follows, a chocolate band as wide as the last and which becomes supersutural in the upper whorls, a narrow yellow, a wider chocolate, a narrow yellow, and a narrow subsutural chocolate ... [etc.]