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  • Invertebrate Zoology ECH-1411 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Genocidaris maculata
  • whole animal (dry); partial animal (dry)
  •    Syntype of Genocidaris maculata
  • West of Tortugas
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • January 16, 1869
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Genocidaris maculata A. Agassiz, 1869
Animalia Echinodermata Echinoidea Camarodonta Trigonocidaridae Genocidaris maculata
Identified by Alexander Agassiz in 1869
Nature of ID: type ID
Media of type text, de Pourtales and Agassiz 1869. Description:MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 9
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Media Details
MCZ Bulletin Vol. I no. 9
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: West of Tortugas
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 65 fms
Coordinates: 24.6° -84.083° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 94554 m
Penny Benson; 2015-04-08; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced west of Tortugas, off the coast, error large, unsure how far off the coast
Collecting Date: January 16, 1869
other number: 1197
other number: cast 13
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (dry) good on loan 1 spine only
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1