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Brotia sumatrensis (Brot, 1875)

1057862  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Lectotype  (of Melania boeana Brot, 1881) MHNG, geounit...  
Lectotype (of Melania boeana Brot, 1881) MHNG, geounit Sumatra [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Brotia sumatrensis (Brot, 1875). Accessed at: on 2021-02-27
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original description  (of Melania boeana Brot, 1881) Brot, A. (1881). Note sur quelques coquilles fluviatiles recoltées à Bornéo et à Sumatra par M. Carl Bock. <em>Journal de Conchyliologie.</em> 29: 154-160., available online at
page(s): 154, pl. 6, fig. 1 [details]   

basis of record Köhler, F.; Glaubrecht, M. (2006). A systematic revision of the southeast Asian freshwater gastropod Brotia (Cerithioidea: Pachychilidae). <em>Malacologia.</em> 48(1−2): 159−251., available online at
page(s): 217 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

Lectotype (of Melania boeana Brot, 1881) MHNG, geounit Sumatra [details]
Syntype (of Melania sumatrensis Brot, 1875) MCZ 112689, geounit Sumatra [details]

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