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  • Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5504-a MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Allopora miniata
  • whole animal (unknown)
  •    Syntype of Allopora miniata
  • Florida Straits
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • 1868-1869 (1868-04-23 - 1869-05-13)
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Identifications
Allopora miniata Pourtalès, 1868
Animalia Cnidaria Hydrozoa Hydrocorallina Stylasterina Stylasteridae Allopora miniata
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Current name prior to MCZBase: 'Stylaster miniatus'
Citations
de Pourtales 1868, Page 136, Syntype of Allopora miniata
 
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: USA, Florida Straits
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: 124 to 195 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: 1868-1869 (1868-04-23 - 1869-05-13)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (unknown) unchecked in collection 1
Remarks: 1 specimen, dry lot #2 Piece sent to Cairns/USNM as exchange (6.ix.1983)