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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityGay Head, Bermuda
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeMala
Catalog Number353923
Collected ByRv Atlantis Ii 030
Date Collected1966-12-18

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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 NameMalletia johnsoni
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Mollusca Bivalvia Protobranchia Nuculanoida Nuculanoidea Malletiidae Malletia johnsoni
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderNuculanoida
FamilyMalletiidae
GenusMalletia
Specific Epithetjohnsoni
Scientific Name Authors(Clarke, 1961)
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified By[no agent data]
Identification RemarksFixed in formalin for 24-48 hrs, then to 79% EtOH. 39 38.5' - 39 39'N 70 36.5'-70 37.1'W Spec. found dry and added 80% EtOH Jan 2006. 10 spec. to BMNH.
Catalog Number353923
Other Catalog Numbersmalacology accession number=1801; station number=131; whoi jar number=412
Preparationsbody (70% ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeMala
Occurrence IDMCZ:Mala:353923
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRV Atlantis II 030
Date Collected1966-12-18
Verbatim Date Collected18/Dec/1966
Start Day of Year0
Sampling ProtocolEpibenthic Sled
Locality
Higher GeographyAtlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityGay Head, Bermuda
Verbatim LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Gay Head, Bermuda
Minimum Depth in Meters2178
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-25 15:45:51.0
IDMCZ:Mala:353923
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dcterms:referenceshttp://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/guid/MCZ:Mala:353923
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeMuseum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
dwc:dispositionin collection
dwc:institutionIDb4640710-8e03-11d8-b956-b8a03c50a862
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