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marine shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa

Turton, William Harry

marine shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa

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Published by H. Milford, Oxford university press in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cape of Good Hope,
  • Port Alfred.
    • Subjects:
    • Mollusks -- Cape of Good Hope -- Port Alfred.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lt. Col. W. H. Turton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL427 .T8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 331, [1] p., 1 l.
      Number of Pages331
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6324194M
      LC Control Number35016764
      OCLC/WorldCa3162251

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marine shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa by Turton, William Harry Download PDF EPUB FB2

In 4 libraries. xvi,lxx p.: ill. ; 26 cm. Shells -- South Africa -- Identification. Mollusks Africa, Southern -- Identification.

Mollusks -- Cape of Good Hope -- Port Alfred. Mollusks Cape of Good Hope Port Alfred. Get this from a library. The marine shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa. [W H Turton]. The Marine Shells of Port Alfred by Turton W.H. Oxford University Press. Lacks errata leaf, a nice copy in original cloth.

Get this from a library. The Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa. [William Harry TURTON]. The marine shells of Port Alfred, Unknown Binding – January 1, by William Harry Turton (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet Author: William Harry Turton. Alaginella atractus is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Marginellidae, the margin snails.

Description. Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + pp., 70 pls. This Marginellidae-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia. Gibberula is a genus of minute sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk or micromollusk in the family Cystiscidae, previously placed in the family Marginellidae, the margin shells or marginellids.

(Note: Gastropod taxonomy has been in flux for many years. This is especially true currently, because of new research in molecular e of all this ongoing change, different reliable Class: Gastropoda.

AFRICA'S RAREST COWRIES. There are places in the world where collectors of marine shells may find a greater number of species than is provided by the African coast, but the "Dark Continent" has the distinction of providing some of the most in numbers around Port Elizabeth and Port Alfred.

Excerpt from Report on the Turton Collection of South African Marine Mollusks: With Additional Notes on Other South African Shells Contained in the United States National Museum Some years ago Lieut.

Col. Turton, D. O., late Royal Engineers, presented a collection of marine mollusks from Port Alfred to the United States National Museum Cited by: A vast collection of sea shells from the Eastern Cape and around the world is on display at the Kowie Museum. Herewith is an excerpt from “The Marine Shells of Port Alfred South Africa” by Lt Col W H Turton DSO.

“At the close of the Boer War, inI decided to. In April he took on the duties of a botanical assistant at the herbarium for a period of ten months, while E.P. Phillips* was overseas, and a further set of his marine algae were incorporated in the collection. Thereafter Tyson settled at Port Alfred, where infirmity prevented him.

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