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MCZ Malacology 271709

Lucina fosteri Hartman & Boss, 1965

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 2003-06-11

Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western: Madagascar | NW of Tulear

Current Identification
Lucina fosteri Hartman & Boss, 1965 linked data icon
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Heterodonta Lucinoida Lucinoida Lucinidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID

no agent data , [type status needs research] of Lucina fosteri Hartman & Boss, 1965 [verbatim type status = Paratype?]

  • station number: C364

Part Condition Disposition Count
body (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection >10 History
Remarks: estimated count- once recorded as 'many'
valve (dry) good in collection 4 History

Attribute Value Determination On
reference Hartman, O. & K.J. Boss. 1965. Annals Mag. Nat. Hist. Ser. 13, vol. 7: 177-186. [no agent data], Method: migration 2009-10-18

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  • Label with specimens give "Paratypes" Hartman & Boss, 1965 do not cite types as being deposited in MCZ. Specimens with "Antonbruunia virdis" n sp. (Polychaete). 4 valves without body photographed by Barbara Romera and added into dry collection (September/2015)

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  • Ocean:
  • Indian Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Indian Ocean, Western
  • Country:
  • Madagascar
  • Specific Locality:
  • NW of Tulear
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Madagascar, NW of Tulear
  • Depth:
  • 39 - 45 fms
  • Georeference:
  • -23.333333, 43.6050000 (Error radius: Unknown) By: [no agent data] on 2009-10-18 (Source: unknown)
  • Datum:
  • unknown
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • degrees dec. minutes (23° 20.000000′ S  43° 36.30000000′ E)
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 2003-06-11
  • 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
  • Collectors:
  • RV Anton Bruun 07; Indian Ocean Expedition

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Media type: text, Malacology 271701;271702;271703;271704;271705;271706;271707;271708;271709;271710;271711;271712;271713;271714;271715;271716;271717;271718;271719;271720;271721;271722;271723;271724;271725. Description: MCZ Malacology Mollusca 268001-273000, pg.149

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