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Holotype of Chiton purpurascens

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 2010-09-29

Central America: Jamaica: Greater Antilles: Jamaica | [no specific locality data]

Media type: image, MCZ:Mala:155962 Identified as Stenoplax purpurascens type status Holotype of Chiton purpurascens| Voucher of Chiton purpurascens. . Description: dorsal specimen view

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MCZ:Mala:155962 Stenoplax purpurascens. Holotype. Description: dorsal specimen view

Media type: image, MCZ:Mala:155962 Identified as Stenoplax purpurascens type status Holotype of Chiton purpurascens| Voucher of Chiton purpurascens. . Description: ventral view of specimen

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MCZ:Mala:155962 Stenoplax purpurascens. Holotype. Description: ventral view of specimen

Media type: image, MCZ:Mala:155962 Identified as Stenoplax purpurascens type status Holotype of Chiton purpurascens| Voucher of Chiton purpurascens. . Description: lateral view of specimen

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MCZ:Mala:155962 Stenoplax purpurascens. Holotype. Description: lateral view of specimen

Media type: image, MCZ:Mala:155962 Identified as Stenoplax purpurascens type status Holotype of Chiton purpurascens| Voucher of Chiton purpurascens. . Description: lateral view of specimen

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MCZ:Mala:155962 Stenoplax purpurascens. Holotype. Description: lateral view of specimen

Current Identification
Stenoplax purpurascens (C. B. Adams, 1845) linked data icon
Animalia Mollusca Polyplacophora Neoloricata Chitonida Chitonina Chitonoidea Ischnochitonidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Previous Identification
Chiton purpurascens C. B. Adams, 1845 linked data icon
Animalia Mollusca Polyplacophora Neoloricata Chitonida Chitonina Chitonoidea Chitonidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Current name prior to MCZBase: 'Stenoplax purpurascens (C. B. Adams, 1845)'

Adams 1845, page 9, Holotype of Chiton purpurascens C. B. Adams, 1845 types not specified in text
Clench and Turner 1950, page 388, Voucher of Chiton purpurascens C. B. Adams, 1845 Plate 42 fig2; cited as holotype
Media type: text, Adams 1845. Description: Specierum Novarum Conchyliorum, in Jamaica Repertorum, Synopsis.  Pars I.  Species Marinae

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Adams 1845 Description: Specierum Novarum Conchyliorum, in Jamaica Repertorum, Synopsis. Pars I. Species Marinae

Media type: text, Clench and Turner 1950. Description: BHL link to paper

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Clench and Turner 1950 Description: BHL link to paper

  • malacology accession number: 1173

Part Condition Disposition Count
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 1 History (3)
Remarks: Checked in drawer by MBaldinger, July 2022.

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  • Cotype

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  • Continent:
  • Central America
  • Country:
  • Jamaica
  • Island Group:
  • Greater Antilles
  • Island:
  • Jamaica
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7005556 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Jamaica
  • Georeference:
  • 18.1692770, -77.274719 (Error radius: 122659m) By: Jeremy Kisala on 2020-09-10 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 2010-09-29
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
  • Collector:
  • Charles Baker Adams

  • None

Media type: text, Malacology 155951;155952;155953;155954;155955;155956;155957;155958;155959;155960;155961;155962;155963;155964;155965;155966;155967;155968;155969;155970;155971;155972;155973;155974;155975. Description: MCZ Malacology Mollusca 150001-156000, pg.239

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Ledger page for: Malacology Description: MCZ Malacology Mollusca 150001-156000, pg.239

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