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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceHawaii
LocalityKaaawa
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeMala
Catalog Number326913
Collected ByReginald Gage
Date Collected1959-05-10

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

Contacts

Name MCZ Harvard University
Rolenone
Emailnone
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
Emailnone
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCypraea caputserpentis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Mollusca Gastropoda Caenogastropoda Littorinimorpha Cypraeoidea Cypraeidae Cypraea caputserpentis
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderLittorinimorpha
FamilyCypraeidae
GenusCypraea
Specific Epithetcaputserpentis
Scientific Name Authors(Linnaeus, 1758)
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified By[no agent data]
Catalog Number326913
Other Catalog Numbersmalacology accession number=1820
Preparationsshell (dry)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeMala
Occurrence IDMCZ:Mala:326913
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByReginald Gage
Date Collected1959-05-10
Verbatim Date Collected10/May/1959
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceHawaii
Higher GeographyNorth America: United States: Hawaii: Hawaiian Islands
ContinentNorth America
Island GroupHawaiian Islands
LocalityKaaawa
Verbatim LocalityUSA, Hawaii, Kaaawa
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-12-16 12:50:14.0
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