MCZ Invertebrate Zoology COEL-96

Laomedea amphora L. Agassiz, 1862

Syntype of Laomedea amphora

Date Collected:


Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest: United States: Massachusetts | Nahant

Media type: image;   Invertebrate Zoology COEL-96 Description: Preserved specimen.;

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Current Identification
Laomedea amphora L. Agassiz, 1862
Animalia Cnidaria Hydrozoa Hydroida Campanulariidae
Common Name(s): "hydroid"
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Current name prior to MCZBase: 'Campanularia'

Media type: text; Agassiz 1862 Description: Contributions to the NATURAL HISTORY of the United States of America;

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Shows Publication: Agassiz 1862 Description: Contributions to the NATURAL HISTORY of the United States of America

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Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (95% ethanol) 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=2023-06-27   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (unknown) unchecked in collection 0 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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  • SUMMER1857 0 Preservation: wet. Condition: good.

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Northwest
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Massachusetts
  • Specific Locality:
  • Nahant
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • USA, Massachusetts, Essex, Nahant
  • Georeference:
  • 42.4119430°, -70.904677° (Error radius: 5691m) By: Andrew D. Williston on 2014-05-20 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1857-06-01 / 1857-10-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • Summer 1857
  • Collector:
  • Louis Agassizlinked data icon

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Media type: text; Invertebrate Zoology COEL-83;  COEL-84;  COEL-86;  COEL-90;  COEL-95;  COEL-96 Description: MCZ Invertebrate Zoology Acalephae 000001-000472, pg.4;

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Ledger Entry for: 6 cataloged items from MCZ:IZ:COEL-83 Eucope alternata Syntype to MCZ:...

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