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  • Invertebrate Zoology 69678 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paralectotype of Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
    Syntype of Thecopsammia tintinnabulum
  • Florida Straits
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • May 9-11, 1868 (1868-05-09 - 1868-05-11)
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Identifications
Bathypsammia tintinnabulum (Pourtalès 1868)
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Dendrophylliidae Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
Identified by Stephen D. Cairns in 1979
Nature of ID: type ID
Thecopsammia tintinnabulum Pourtales, 1868
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Dendrophylliidae Thecopsammia tintinnabulum
Identified by Louis F. Pourtales in 1868
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Cairns 1979, Page 190, Paralectotype of Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
Plate XXXVIII, figures 1-3; Plate XXXIX, figure 1
Cairns 2001, Page 21, Other Useful Citation of Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
 
Media of type text, de Pourtales 1868. Description:Contributions to the Fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths
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Media Details
Contributions to the Fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Florida Straits
Verbatim Locality: off Florida Reef
Locality Remarks: Generic coordinates for specimens collected by the US Coast Survey 1868-1869 where we don't have station data
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 100 to 300 fms
Coordinates: 24.470247° -81.187972° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 128398 m
Penny Benson; 2021-01-07; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Generic coordinates for specimens collected by the US Coast Survey 1868-1869 where we don't have station data
Collecting Date: May 9-11, 1868 (1868-05-09 - 1868-05-11)
Identifiers
station number: multiple undefined
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 2
Media
 
Media of type image, MCZ:IZ:69678 Identified as Bathypsammia tintinnabulum type status Syntype of Thecopsammia tintinnabulum| Other Useful Citation of Bathypsammia tintinnabulum| Paralectotype of Bathypsammia tintinnabulum. . Description:specimen labels

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Media Details
specimen labels