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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
LocalityAbout 9 Mi. Sw Guiria, Gulf Of Paria
Latitude10.5083333333
Longitude-62.3583333333
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeMala
Catalog Number274437
Collected ByRv Chain 035
Date Collected1963-05-01

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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 NameGregariella opifer
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Mollusca Bivalvia Pteriomorphia Mytiloida Mytiloidea Mytilidae Gregariella opifer
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderMytiloida
FamilyMytilidae
GenusGregariella
Specific Epithetopifer
Scientific Name AuthorsSay
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified By[no agent data]
Identification RemarksDredge Sta 50: 10-15 fms; Entered from ledger.
Catalog Number274437
Other Catalog Numbersmalacology accession number=1727
Preparationsshell (dry)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeMala
Occurrence IDMCZ:Mala:274437
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRV Chain 035
Date Collected1963-05-01
Verbatim Date Collected1/May/1963
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryVenezuela
Higher GeographySouth America: Venezuela
ContinentSouth America
LocalityAbout 9 mi. SW Guiria, Gulf of Paria
Verbatim LocalityVenezuela, About 9 mi. SW Guiria, Gulf of Paria
Decimal Latitude10.5083333333
Decimal Longitude-62.3583333333
Verbatim Latitude10d 30m s N
Verbatim Longitude62d 21m s W
Maximum Depth in Meters27.432
Minimum Depth in Meters18.288
Georeference Protocolunknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters115000
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeference RemarksLat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in Original Data. Set to 30, Maximum Error set to 115 km. in MCZbase
Georeferenced By[no agent data]
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-12-19 10:44:50.0
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