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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Carolina
LocalityRacoon Key, 43¼ Mi 130° Off Sandy Point
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeMala
Catalog Number257169
Collected ByArthur S. Merrill, Shrimp Boat Miss Kim
Date Collected1963-07-03

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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 NameChione grus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Mollusca Bivalvia Heterodonta Veneroida Veneroidea Veneridae Chione grus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderVeneroida
FamilyVeneridae
GenusChione
Specific Epithetgrus
Scientific Name AuthorsHolmes, 1858
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified By[no agent data]
Identification RemarksEntered from ledger.
Catalog Number257169
Other Catalog Numbersmalacology accession number=1375; station number=11A
Preparationsshell (dry); valve (dry)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeMala
Occurrence IDMCZ:Mala:257169
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByArthur S. Merrill, Shrimp Boat Miss Kim
Date Collected1963-07-03
Verbatim Date Collected3/Jul/1963
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceSouth Carolina
Higher GeographyNorth America: United States: South Carolina
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRacoon Key, 43¼ mi 130° off Sandy Point
Verbatim LocalityUSA, South Carolina, Racoon Key, 43¼ mi 130° off Sandy Point
Maximum Depth in Meters42.0624
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-03-06 13:48:24.0
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