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  • Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5572 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Peponocyathus stimpsonii
  • whole animal (unknown)
  •    Syntype of Leptocyathus stimpsoni
  • off Conch Reef
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • May 11, 1869
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Peponocyathus stimpsonii (Pourtalès, 1871)
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Turbinoliidae Peponocyathus stimpsonii
Identified by Stephen D. Cairns in 1979
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Leptocyathus stimpsoni Pourtales, 1871
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Caryophylliidae Leptocyathus stimpsoni
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
de Pourtales 1871, Page 12, Syntype of Leptocyathus stimpsoni
Plate III, figures 1-3
Cairns 1979, Page 115, Voucher of Peponocyathus stimpsonii
Plate XX, figure 11; Plate XXII, figures 5-7
Media of type text, de Pourtales 1871. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. II no. 2
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MCZ Memoirs Vol. II no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: off Conch Reef
Verbatim Locality: Florida, off Conch Reef
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 60 fms
Coordinates: 24° 53´ 15´´ N 80° 23´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1869-05-11; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: May 11, 1869
station number: 201
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (unknown) unchecked in collection 0
Media of type text, Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5558;CNID-5566;CNID-5567;CNID-5571;CNID-5572;CNID-5573. Description:MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.226

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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.226