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Looping snail, Truncatella subcylindrica

Shells from George Montagu’s collection (syntypes). Montagu described these specimens as Turbo subtruncatus in Montagu G 1803. Testacea Britannica. Part 1. p. 300, Tab. 10, fig 1. For more information see Oliver...

Land snail shell

Shells from George Montagu’s collection. In January 2020 the Montagu Collection was awarded Designated status by Arts Council England. This mark of distinction recognises the collection’s international significance to the...

Swollen river mussel

Shells from George Montagu’s collection. Moll4031, Moll4032 In January 2020 the Montagu Collection was awarded Designated status by Arts Council England. This mark of distinction recognises the collection’s international significance to...

Chequered carpet shell

Shells from George Montagu’s collection. Moll3800, Moll3801, Moll3802, Moll3803 In January 2020 the Montagu Collection was awarded Designated status by Arts Council England. This mark of distinction recognises the collection’s international...

Striped venus clam

Shells from George Montagu’s collection. Montagu in describing Venus laminosa noted that he found the group of Venus cancellata difficult. He described Venus laminosa in 1808 (pp. 38–40) linking it...

Flat periwinkle

Shells from George Montagu’s collection. In January 2020 the Montagu Collection was awarded Designated status by Arts Council England. This mark of distinction recognises the collection’s international significance to the...

Astarte shell

Shells from George Montagu’s collection. Moll3853, Moll3854, Moll3855, Moll3856, Moll3857, Moll3858 Only 3858a actually represents Montagu’s Mactra triangularis (Goodallia triangularis (Montagu, 1803). All other associated lots and specimens (Moll3853-8) are Astarte...

Lantern-shell

Shells from George Montagu’s collection. Moll3700, Moll3701 In January 2020 the Montagu Collection was awarded Designated status by Arts Council England. This mark of distinction recognises the collection’s international significance to...

Inflated sea snail

Shells from George Montagu’s collection. In January 2020 the Montagu Collection was awarded Designated status by Arts Council England. This mark of distinction recognises the collection’s international significance to the...

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