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  • Malacology 279166 MCZ Malacology
  • Chiton fosteri
  • shell (dry)
  •    Holotype of Chiton fosteri
  • Ankoalamare, 3miles S. E. of Ambodifototra, E. Coast, Ile Ste. Marie
  • Africa: Madagascar
  • 16/Feb/1961
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Identifications
Chiton fosteri Bullock, 1972
Animalia Mollusca Polyplacophora Neoloricata Chitonida Chitonina Chitonoidea Chitonidae Chiton fosteri
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Bullock 1972, Page 245, Holotype of Chiton fosteri
 
Media of type text, Bullock 1972. Description:Notes on the genus Chiton in the western Indian Ocean (Mollusca: Polyplacophora)
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Media Details
Notes on the genus Chiton in the western Indian Ocean (Mollusca: Polyplacophora)
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Africa
Country: Madagascar
Specific Locality: Ankoalamare, 3miles S. E. of Ambodifototra, E. Coast, Ile Ste. Marie
Verbatim Locality: Madagascar, Ankoalamare, 3miles S. E. of Ambodifototra, E. Coast, Ile Ste. Marie
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -16.993921° 49.850111° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 3036 m
Brendan Haley; 2019-06-10; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 43; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 4]
Collecting Date: 16/Feb/1961
Collectors
Identifiers
malacology accession number: 1699
station number: FM-41
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
shell (dry) good in collection 0 Verified on shelf summer 2018.
Attributes
reference: Bullock, R. C. 1972. Occ. Pap. Moll. Harv. 3 (44): 245; pl. 44, figs. 6-9.
  [no agent data], 2009-10-18, migration
Remarks: plates
Media
 
Media of type text, Malacology 279151;279152;279153;279154;279155;279156;279157;279158;279159;279160;279161;279162;279163;279164;279165;279166;279167;279168;279169;279170;279171;279172;279173;279174;279175. Description:MCZ Malacology Mollusca 278001-283000, pg.59

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Media Details
MCZ Malacology Mollusca 278001-283000, pg.59