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Description of a new species of Vitrina from the Travertin beds, Geilston

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Johnston, Robert Mackenzie (1884) Description of a new species of Vitrina from the Travertin beds, Geilston. Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. p. 219.

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Abstract

Description of a new species of Vitrina from the Travertin beds, geilston -Vitrina barnardii (n.s) Travertin Beds, Geilston (one specimen). I have named this shell in honour of our worthy vice president, Mr. Barnard, who, for many long years, has taken a most active interest in all matters relating to the progress of the natural history of this island.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records
Journal or Publication Title: Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: p. 219
Additional Information: In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania.
Date Deposited: 28 Nov 2012 03:42
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:45
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/15578
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