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  • Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5518 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Crypthelia peircei
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paralectotype of Crypthelia peircei
  • off Carriacou
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Grenada
  • February 24, 1879
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Crypthelia peircei Pourtalès, 1867
Animalia Cnidaria Hydrozoa Hydrocorallina Stylasterina Stylasteridae Crypthelia peircei
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Cairns 1986, Page 101, Paralectotype of Crypthelia peircei
Media of type text, Cairns 1986. Description:A revision of the Northwest Atlantic Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa)
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A revision of the Northwest Atlantic Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa)
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Grenada
Specific Locality: off Carriacou
Verbatim Locality: St. Vincent and Grenadines, Off Cariacou
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 163 fms
Coordinates: 12° 28´ 22´´ N 61° 32´ 18´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1879-02-24; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: February 24, 1879
station number: 241
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) unchecked in collection 0
associated grant: Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn)
  Penny Benson, 2021-09-06
  Remark: Localities vetted
Remarks: Remarks: Specimen found at California Academy of Science. Returned to MCZ by C. Mah, 10.x.1995.
Media of type text, Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5501;CNID-5502;CNID-5506;CNID-5507;CNID-5510;CNID-5512;CNID-5514;CNID-5516;CNID-5517;CNID-5518;CNID-5525. Description:MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.224

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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.224