S2A3 Biographical Database of Southern African Science




Day, Mr J C (shell collection)

Born: Date not known, Place not known.
Died: Date not known, Place not known.

Mr J.C. Day presented mollusc shells to the South African Museum, Cape Town, in 1908, several species of which were new to the museum's collection. The specimens came from his own collection, which had been made chiefly at Lobito Bay, Angola (just north of Benguela).


List of sources:
Cape of Good Hope. Report of the trustees of the South African Museum, 1908.


Compiled by: C. Plug


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