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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMadagascar
Locality32 Mi. Sw Of Nossi, Be, S. Side Of Nossi Iranja, Bay
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeMala
Catalog Number255372
Collected ByRichard W. Foster

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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.

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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
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameConus leopardus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Mollusca Gastropoda Caenogastropoda Neogastropoda Conoidea Conidae Conus leopardus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderNeogastropoda
FamilyConidae
GenusConus
Specific Epithetleopardus
Scientific Name AuthorsRoeding, 1798
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified By[no agent data]
Identification RemarksEntered from ledger.
Catalog Number255372
Other Catalog Numbersmalacology accession number=1680; station number=H-28
Preparationsshell (dry)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeMala
Occurrence IDMCZ:Mala:255372
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRichard W. Foster
Date Collected1960-09-01/1960-10-31
Verbatim Date CollectedSep-Oct/1960
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryMadagascar
Country CodeMG
Higher GeographyAfrica: Madagascar
ContinentAfrica
Locality32 mi. SW of Nossi, Be, S. Side of Nossi Iranja, Bay
Verbatim LocalityMadagascar, 32 mi. SW of Nossi, Be, S. Side of Nossi Iranja, Bay
Other
Languageen
Modified2012-12-20 13:04:29.0
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