MCZ Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5528

Distichopora foliacea Pourtalès, 1868

Syntype of Distichopora foliacea

Date Collected:


Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida | Florida Straits

Media type: image;   Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5528 Description: Preserved specimen.;

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Current Identification
Distichopora foliacea Pourtalès, 1868
Animalia Cnidaria Hydrozoa Hydrocorallina Stylasterina Stylasteridae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID

Media type: text; de Pourtales 1868 Description: Contributions to the Fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths;

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Shows Publication: de Pourtales 1868 Description: Contributions to the Fauna of the Gulf Stream at great depths

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Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: tissue; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2023-06-30
subsampled by=Nina Black   determined date=2023-06-23   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (dry) unchecked in collection 6 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2023-06-30

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  • 6 fragments, dry Fragment sent to Cairns/USNM as exchange (6.ix.1983)

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Florida
  • Specific Locality:
  • Florida Straits
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • USA, Florida
  • Depth:
  • 151 - 260 fms
  • Locality Remarks:
  • Generic coordinates for specimens collected by the US Coast Survey 1867-1871 where we don't have station data
  • Georeference:
  • 24.4702470°, -81.187972° (Error radius: Not Specified) By: Penny Benson on 2021-01-11 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1867-01-01 / 1871-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • End of date collected range set to latest date of expeditions
  • Collector:
  • US Coast Survey, 1867-1871

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Media type: text; Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5526;  CNID-5527;  CNID-5528;  CNID-5529;  CNID-5530;  CNID-5531;  CNID-5532;  CNID-5533;  CNID-5536;  CNID-5537;  CNID-5538;  CNID-5543;  CNID-5546;  CNID-5548;  CNID-5549;  CNID-5550;  CNID-5547-b;  CNID-5547-a Description: MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.225;

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