MCZ Malacology 252047

Elliptio buckleyi (Lea, 1843)

Syntype of Unio simpsoni

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 2008-10-28

North America: United States: Florida: Volusia | Lake Woodruff

Media type: image;   Malacology 252047 Description: Preserved specimen.;

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Current Identification
Elliptio buckleyi (Lea, 1843)
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Palaeoheterodonta Unionoida Unionoidea Unionidae
Common Name(s): Florida shiny spike
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Current name prior to MCZBase: 'Elliptio buckleyi'
Previous Identification
Unio simpsonii B. H. Wright
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Palaeoheterodonta Unionoida Unionoidea Unionidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID

Wright 1888, page 117, Syntype of Unio simpsoni B. H. Wright types not specified in text
Johnson 1967, page 8, Voucher of Unio simpsoni B. H. Wright cited as paratype
Media type: text; Wright 1888 Description: Descriptions of new species of Uniones from Florida;

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Shows Publication: Wright 1888 Description: Descriptions of new species of Uniones from Florida

Media type: text; Johnson 1967 Description: Illustrations of all the mollusks described by Berlin Hart and Samuel Hart Wright;

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Shows Publication: Johnson 1967 Description: Illustrations of all the mollusks described by Berlin Hart and Samuel Hart Wright

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Part Condition Disposition Count
shell (dry) good in collection 4 History
Remarks: Verified on shelf summer 2018.
tissue (dry) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: tissue; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2023-08-07
subsampled by = Nina Black   determined date=2023-07-31   determined by=Nina Black  

Attribute Value Determination On
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2023-08-07

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Florida
  • County:
  • Volusia
  • Specific Locality:
  • Lake Woodruff
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • USA, Florida, Lake Woodruff
  • Georeference:
  • 29.0977320°, -81.416513° (Error radius: 587m) By: Brendan Haley on 2019-06-10 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 2008-10-28
  • 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:
  • [no agent data]

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Media type: text; Malacology 252026;  252027;  252028;  252029;  252030;  252031;  252032;  252033;  252034;  252035;  252036;  252037;  252038;  252039;  252040;  252041;  252042;  252043;  252044;  252045;  252046;  252047;  252048;  252049;  252050 Description: MCZ Malacology Mollusca 252001-258000, pg.2;

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Ledger Entry for: 25 cataloged items from MCZ:Mala:252026 Lampsilis anodontoides to MCZ:M...

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