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  • Malacology 116054 MCZ Malacology
  • Aliger gigas
  • shell (dry)
  •    Holotype of Strombus samba
  • Grand Bahama, 3 mi. N. of West end Pt., Wood Cay
  • North America: Bahamas
  • Apr-May/1936 (1936-04-01 - 1936-05-31)
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Identifications
Aliger gigas (Linnaeus, 1758)
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Caenogastropoda Littorinimorpha Stromboidea Strombidae Aliger gigas
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Strombus samba Clench, 1937
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Caenogastropoda Littorinimorpha Stromboidea Strombidae Strombus samba
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clench and Abbott 1941, Page 10, Holotype of Strombus samba
Palte 8
 
Media of type text, shows publication. Clench and Abbott 1941. Description:The genus <i>Strombus</i> in the western Atlantic
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Media Details
The genus Strombus in the western Atlantic
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: Bahamas
Specific Locality: Grand Bahama, 3 mi. N. of West end Pt., Wood Cay
Verbatim Locality: Bahamas, Grand Bahama, 3 mi. N. of West end Pt., Wood Cay
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 26.660242° -77.016667° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 5914 m
[no agent data]; 2019-06-10; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 89; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: High; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 11]
Collecting Date: Apr-May/1936 (1936-04-01 - 1936-05-31)
Collectors
William J. Clench
James C. Greenway
Identifiers
malacology accession number: 922
previous number: 1216
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 1
Remarks: Entered from ledger.
Media
 
Media of type text, ledger entry for cataloged_item. Malacology 116051;116052;116053;116054;116055;116056;116057;116058;116059;116060;116061;116062;116063;116064;116065;116066;116067;116068;116069;116070;116071;116072;116073;116074;116075. Description:MCZ Malacology Mollusca 114001-120000, pg.83

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Media Details
MCZ Malacology Mollusca 114001-120000, pg.83