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  • Malacology 156277 MCZ Malacology
  • Crepidula osculans
  • shell (dry)
  •    Holotype of Crepidula osculans
  • [no specific locality data]
  • Central America: Panama
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2009-10-18)
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Crepidula osculans C.B. Adams, 1852
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Caenogastropoda Littorinimorpha Calyptraeoidea Crepidulidae Crepidula osculans
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Adams 1852, Page 234, Holotype of Crepidula osculans
"Only 1 specimen of this extraordinary species was collected."
Turner 1956, Page 68, Other Useful Citation of Crepidula osculans
pl. 16 fig. 4; selected as lectotype erroneously
Media of type text, Adams 1852. Description:Catalogue of shells collected at Panama, with notes on their synonymy, station, and geographical distribution
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Catalogue of shells collected at Panama, with notes on their synonymy, station, and geographical distribution
Media of type text, Turner 1956. Description:The eastern Pacific marine mollusks described by C.B. Adams
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The eastern Pacific marine mollusks described by C.B. Adams
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Panama
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: South America, Panama
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 8.868985° -80.060677° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 337456 m
Brendan Haley; 2018-11-14; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2009-10-18)
Collecting Event Remarks: End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 1
reference: Adams, C.B. 1852. Ann. Lyc. Nat. Hist. N.Y. vol. 5:234. See also. Turner, R.D. 1956. OPM 20(2): 68, pl. 16, fig. 4, a-b.
  [no agent data], 2009-10-18, migration
Remarks: Turner, R.D. 1956. erroneously designated this specimen as a lectotype.
Media of type text, Malacology 156276;156277;156278;156279;156280;156281;156282;156283;156284;156285;156286;156287;156288;156289;156290;156291;156292;156293;156294;156295;156296;156297;156298;156299;156300. Description:MCZ Malacology Mollusca 156001-162000, pg.12

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MCZ Malacology Mollusca 156001-162000, pg.12