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  • Invertebrate Zoology PORb-30 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Chalina finitima
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Syntype of Chalina finitima
  • Dry Tortugas
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • 1869 (1869-01-01 - 1869-12-31)
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Identifications
Chalina finitima Schmidt, 1870
Animalia Porifera Demospongiae Haplosclerida Chalinidae Chalina finitima
Identified by Edward Oskar Schmidt in 1870
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Schmidt 1870, Page 33, Syntype of Chalina finitima
the only one found at the MCZ as of August 2017
 
Media of type text, Schmidt 1870. Description:Grundzüge einer Spongien-Fauna des atlantischen Gebietes
text (text/html)
Media Details
Grundzüge einer Spongien-Fauna des atlantischen Gebietes
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Dry Tortugas
Verbatim Locality: Tortugas
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 24.621604° -82.984874° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 24916 m
Penny Benson; 2021-09-22; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 1869 (1869-01-01 - 1869-12-31)
Identifiers
other number: PORa-8114
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) poor in collection 1