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Achatina bandeirana Morelet, 1866

1293589  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Type locality contained in Angola  
type locality contained in Angola [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Achatina bandeirana Morelet, 1866. Accessed at: on 2020-11-28
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original description  (of Callistoplepa tiara Preston, 1909) Preston, H.B. (1909). Descriptions of seventeen new species and varieties of land and freshwater shells from East and West Africa and the Transvaal. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, (8) 3 (14): 180-187, pl. 7. London. [1 February].
page(s): 183, pl. 7, fig. 9. [details]   

basis of record Pilsbry, H.A. (1919). A review of the land mollusks of the Belgian Congo chiefly based on the collections of the American Museum Congo Expedition, 1909-1915. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 40: 1-370, pls I-XXIII., available online at
page(s): 63 [details]   

additional source Breure, A. S. H., Audibert, C., Ablett, J. D. (2018). Pierre Marie Arthur Morelet (1809-1892) and his contributions to malacology. Leiden: Nederlandse Malacologische Vereniging. 544 pp.
page(s): 214, fig. 101 syntype. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

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