MCZ Malacology 178788

Unio bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853

Syntype of Unio orphaensis

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 2008-03-03

Asia: Turkey: Mardin | Tigris River, near Mardin Pashalik of Orpha

Media type: image;   Malacology 178788 Description: Preserved specimen.;

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Current Identification
Unio bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853 linked data icon
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Palaeoheterodonta Unionoida Unionoidea Unionidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Remarks: as per MUSSELp 26 April 2021
Previous Identification
Unio orphaensis Lea, 1865
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Palaeoheterodonta Unionoida Unionoidea Unionidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID

Media type: text; Lea 1865 Description: BHL link;

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Part Condition Disposition Count
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 2 History (3)
Remarks: cotype Checked in drawer by MBaldinger, Summer 2022.
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: tissue; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2023-07-12
subsampled by = Nina Black   determined date=2023-07-10   determined by=Nina Black  

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2023-07-12

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  • ex. B.H. Wright; Entered from ledger.

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  • Specific Locality:
  • Tigris River, near Mardin Pashalik of Orpha
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Asiatic Turkey, Pashahi of Orpha, nr. Mardin, Tigris River
  • Georeference:
  • 37.3130920°, 40.7435690° (Error radius: 4156m) By: Murat Recevik on 2020-04-16 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 2008-03-03
  • 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 M. Wheatley

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Media type: text; Malacology 178776;  178777;  178778;  178779;  178780;  178781;  178782;  178783;  178784;  178785;  178786;  178787;  178788;  178789;  178790;  178791;  178792;  178793;  178794;  178795;  178796;  178797;  178798;  178799;  178800 Description: MCZ Malacology Mollusca 174001-180000, pg.192;

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Ledger Entry for: 25 cataloged items from MCZ:Mala:178776 Unio negatus Voucher to MCZ:Ma...

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