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  • Malacology 154824 MCZ Malacology
  • Lepeta caeca
  • shell (dry)
  •    Syntype of Patella candida
  • fish stomach, off Barnstable
  • North America: United States: Massachusetts
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2008-08-01)
Lepeta caeca (O. F. Müller, 1776)
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Patellogastropoda Lottioidea Lepetidae Lepeta caeca
northern blind limpet
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Patella candida Couthouy, 1838
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Patellogastropoda Patelloidea Patellidae Patella candida
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Couthouy 1838, Page 86, Syntype of Patella candida
Johnson 1946, Page 38, Voucher of Patella candida
Media of type text, Couthouy 1838. Description:Descriptions of New Species of Mollusca and Shells
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Descriptions of New Species of Mollusca and Shells
Media of type text, Johnson 1946. Description:Joseph Pitty Couthouy - A bibliography and catalogue of his species
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Joseph Pitty Couthouy - A bibliography and catalogue of his species
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
Specific Locality: fish stomach, off Barnstable
Verbatim Locality: USA, Massachusetts, fish stomach, off Barnstable
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2008-08-01)
Collecting Event Remarks: End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
malacology accession number: 914
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 3
Remarks: Cotypes; Entered from ledger.
Media of type text, Malacology 154801;154802;154803;154804;154805;154806;154807;154808;154809;154810;154811;154812;154813;154814;154815;154816;154817;154818;154819;154820;154821;154822;154823;154824;154825. Description:MCZ Malacology Mollusca 150001-156000, pg.193

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MCZ Malacology Mollusca 150001-156000, pg.193