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  • Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5604 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paralectotype of Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
    Syntype of Thecopsammia tintinnabulum
  • off Sand Key
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Gulf of Mexico: United States: Florida
  • May 11, 1868
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Identifications
Bathypsammia tintinnabulum (Pourtalès 1868)
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Dendrophylliidae Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
Identified by Stephen D. Cairns in 1979
Nature of ID: type ID
Thecopsammia tintinnabulum Pourtales, 1868
Animalia Cnidaria Anthozoa Scleractinia Dendrophylliidae Thecopsammia tintinnabulum
Identified by Louis F. Pourtales
Nature of ID: expert ID
Citations
Cairns 1979, Page 190, Paralectotype of Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
Plate XXXVIII, figures 1-3; Plate XXXIX, figure 1
Cairns 2001, Page 21, Other Useful Citation of Bathypsammia tintinnabulum
 
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: off Sand Key
Verbatim Locality: Florida, off Sand Key
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 306 fms
Coordinates: 24° 13´ 25´´ N 81° 39´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 1868-05-11; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: May 11, 1868
Identifiers
station number: 19
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 50
Media
 
Media of type text, Invertebrate Zoology CNID-5601;CNID-5602;CNID-5604;CNID-5605;CNID-5607;CNID-5609;CNID-5610;CNID-5618;CNID-5622;CNID-5623;CNID-5624;CNID-5625. Description:MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.228

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Media Details
MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Cnidaria 000001-006000, pg.228