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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology CNID-4291

Renilla amethystina Verrill, 1864

Syntype of Renilla amethystina

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 1864-01-01

Atlantic/Pacific Ocean: Panama | off Panama

Current Identification
Renilla amethystina Verrill, 1864
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Octocorallia Pennatulacea Renillidae
Determiner: Addison Emery Verrill in 1905
Nature of ID: type ID
Previous Identification
Renilla mülleri Kölliker, 1872
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Octocorallia Pennatulacea Renillidae
Determiner: Elisabeth Deichmann
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: note enclosed from Elisabeth Deichmann says Renilla mülleri, Kölliker (as of June 2015 they are distinct valid species per WoRMS)

Media type: text, Verrill 1864 Description: List of the Polyps and Corals sent by the MCZ to other Institutions in Exchange, with Annotations

(Media Record)(media file)

Verrill 1864 Description: List of the Polyps and Corals sent by the MCZ to other Institutions in Exchange, with Annotations

Media type: text, Deichmann 1936 Description: MCZ Memoirs Vol. LIII

(Media Record)(media file)

Deichmann 1936 Description: MCZ Memoirs Vol. LIII

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Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection >100 History (3)

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  • Specific Locality:
  • off Panama
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Panama
  • Locality Remarks:
  • MARINE SPECIMEN - unsure if collected in Atlantic Ocean or Pacific Ocean
  • Georeference:
  • 8.96666700, -79.533333 (Error radius: 700000m) By: Penny Benson on 2014-05-07 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 1864-01-01
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collector:
  • T. Rowell

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Media type: text, Invertebrate Zoology CNID-4276; CNID-4280; CNID-4281; CNID-4282; CNID-4286; ALCY-7; ALCY-8; CNID-4290; CNID-4291; CNID-4292; CNID-4293; CNID-4294; CNID-4296; CNID-4297; CNID-4298 Description: MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.174

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: MCZ:IZ:CNID-4276 Description: MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.174

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