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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5548

Distichopora contorta L. F. de Pourtalès, 1878

Holotype of Distichopora contorta

Date Collected:

1877-12-01/1878-03-31

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Cuba | North of Havana

Current Identification
Distichopora contorta L. F. de Pourtalès, 1878
Animalia Cnidaria Hydrozoa Hydrocorallina Stylasterina Stylasteridae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID

Media of type text, Agassiz et al. 1878. Description:U S Coast Survey steamer Blake...II] Corals and Crinoids

(Media Record)(media file)

Agassiz et al. 1878 Description: U S Coast Survey steamer Blake...II] Corals and Crinoids

  • station number: 14

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (dry) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Documenting Marine Biodiversity through Digitization of Invertebrate Collections (DigIn) By: Penny Benson 2021-08-16
Remarks: Localities vetted

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • Cuba
  • Specific Locality:
  • North of Havana
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Cuba, North of Havana
  • Depth:
  • 175 fms
  • Locality Remarks:
  • depth differs from published data
  • Georeference:
  • 23.3000000, -82.350000 (Error radius: Not Specified) By: [no agent data] on 1877-12-01 (Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • deg. min. sec. (23° 18′ 0″ N  82° 21′ 0″ W)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1877-12-01 / 1878-03-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • December 1877 - March 1878
  • Collector:
  • USCSS Blake Expeditions

  • None

Media of 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

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: Invertebrate Zoology Description: MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.225

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