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  • Malacology 386137 MCZ Malacology
  • Trochus maculatus
  • partial animal (95% ethanol); partial animal (RNAlater)
  • Mizugama, Kadena, Nakagami District, Okinawa
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest: Japan
  • 28-Jun-2016
  • BerkeleyMapper
Trochus maculatus Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Vetigastropoda Trochoidea Trochidae Trochus maculatus
Identified by Tauana Cunha
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Japan
Specific Locality: Mizugama, Kadena, Nakagami District, Okinawa
Verbatim Locality: Mizugama, Kadena, Nakagami District, Okinawa, Japan
General Habitat: under large rocks, subtidal - rocky beach, sand bottom, rubble, algae
Collecting Method: Snorkeling
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 1 m
Coordinates: 26.36413° 127.7382° (Datum: WGS84)
Tauana Cunha; 2016-06-28; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 28-Jun-2016
Tauana Cunha
Vanessa Knutson
Event Code: OKI16-03
lot number: TJC-031
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
partial animal (95% ethanol) good being processed <1 Microwave then ethanol - foot, body/shell
partial animal (RNAlater) good being processed <1 foot
Remarks: P6270527-29 - large P6280924-58, P6291135-44 - Species found upside down on large submersed rocks