MCZ Malacology 252049

Elliptio buckleyi (Lea, 1843)

Syntype of Unio orcuttii

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 2008-10-17

North America: United States: Florida: Sarasota | Lake Miakka

Media type: image;   Malacology 252049 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 orcuttii S. H. Wright
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Palaeoheterodonta Unionoida Unionoidea Unionidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID

Wright 1888, page 60, Syntype of Unio orcuttii S. H. Wright types not specified; see Johnson 1967
Johnson 1967, page 7, Voucher of Unio orcuttii S. H. Wright cited as paratype
Media type: text; Wright 1888 Description: The West-American Scientist, vol. IV, no. 36;

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Shows Publication: Wright 1888 Description: The West-American Scientist, vol. IV, no. 36

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 1 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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  • Entered from ledger.

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Florida
  • County:
  • Sarasota
  • Specific Locality:
  • Lake Miakka
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • USA, Florida, Lake Miakka
  • Georeference:
  • 27.3197680°, -82.274814° (Error radius: 3036m) 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 / 2008-10-17
  • 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:
  • W. Newcomb

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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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