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  • Malacology 143095 MCZ Malacology
  • Corbicula amazonica
  • shell (dry)
  •    Syntype of Corbicula amazonica
  • South America, Amazon R.
  • [no higher geography data]
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2008-09-24)
Identifications
Corbicula amazonica 'Anthony' Prime
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Heterodonta Veneroida Veneroidea Corbiculidae Corbicula amazonica
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Turner 1946, Page 98, Voucher of Corbicula amazonica
cited as cotypes
Counts 1991, Page 8, Voucher of Corbicula amazonica
cited as paratype
 
Media of type text, Prime 1870. Description:Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New York, vol. 9
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Media Details
Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New York, vol. 9
Media of type text, Turner 1946. Description:John Gould Anthony with a bibliography and catalogue of his species
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John Gould Anthony with a bibliography and catalogue of his species
Media of type text, Counts 1991. Description:Tryonia, vol. 21
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Tryonia, vol. 21
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: [no higher geography data]
Specific Locality: South America, Amazon R.
Verbatim Locality: Flumen Amazonicum, Americae Meridionalis
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2008-09-24)
Collecting Event Remarks: "This species was found in the stomach of a fish collected by Professor Agassiz's expedition to Brazil, in the Amazon river." End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
Collectors
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 3
Remarks: Entered from ledger.
Media
 
Media of type text, Malacology 143076;143077;143078;143079;143080;143081;143082;143083;143084;143085;143086;143087;143088;143089;143090;143091;143092;143093;143094;143095;143096;143097;143098;143099;143100. Description:MCZ Malacology Mollusca 138001-144000, pg.204

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MCZ Malacology Mollusca 138001-144000, pg.204