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  • Malacology 279312 MCZ Malacology
  • Chiton fosteri
  • shell (dry)
  •    Paratype of Chiton fosteri
  • Zanzibar, Kiwengwa, outer reef
  • Africa: Tanzania
  • Feb-Mar/1957 (1957-02-01 - 1957-03-31)
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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 246, Paratype 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: Tanzania
Specific Locality: Zanzibar, Kiwengwa, outer reef
Verbatim Locality: Tanzania, Zanzibar, Kiwengwa, outer reef
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: to 10 ft
Coordinates: -6.216667° 39.216667° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 301 m
Brendan Haley; 2019-06-10; Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10
Coordinate Remarks: [UNDER REVIEW; GEOLOCATE_SCORE: 38; GEOLOCATE_PRECISION: Low; GEOLOCATE_NUMRESULTS: 6]
Collecting Date: Feb-Mar/1957 (1957-02-01 - 1957-03-31)
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
shell (dry) good in collection 2 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: ex A. N. S. P. #212257
Media
 
Media of type text, Malacology 279301;279302;279303;279304;279305;279306;279307;279308;279309;279310;279311;279312;279313;279314;279315;279316;279317;279318;279319;279320;279321;279322;279323;279324;279325. Description:MCZ Malacology Mollusca 278001-283000, pg.65

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Media Details
MCZ Malacology Mollusca 278001-283000, pg.65