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MCZ Malacology 7751

Gadila acus (Dall, 1889)

Syntype of Cadulus acus  
  Paralectotype of Cadulus acus

Date Collected:

1850

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Caribbean Sea: Dominican Republic | Samana Bay, St. Domingo

Current Identification
Gadila acus (Dall, 1889) linked data icon
Animalia Mollusca Scaphopoda Gadilida Gadilimorpha Gadilidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Previous Identification
Cadulus acus Dall, 1889
Animalia Mollusca Scaphopoda Gadilida Gadilimorpha Gadilidae
Determiner: William H. Dall
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Dall, W.H.

Dall 1889, page 432, Syntype of Cadulus acus Dall, 1889 types not specified; see Kabat and Steiner 2004
Boss et al. 1968, page 10, Other Useful Citation of Cadulus acus Dall, 1889
Steiner and Kabat 2004, page 558, Paralectotype of Cadulus acus Dall, 1889 notes that Turner 1955's holotype designation was erroneous
Media type: text, Dall 1889. Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. XVIII no. 1

(Media Record)(media file)

Dall 1889 Description: MCZ Bulletin Vol. XVIII no. 1

Media type: text, Boss et al. 1968. Description: Bulletin of the United States National Museum 287

(Media Record)(media file)

Boss et al. 1968 Description: Bulletin of the United States National Museum 287

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Part Condition Disposition Count
shell (dry) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
reference Dall, W. H. 1889 Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 18:1-492 plates 10-40 [no agent data], Method: migration 2009-10-18

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Sea:
  • Caribbean Sea
  • Country:
  • Dominican Republic
  • Specific Locality:
  • Samana Bay, St. Domingo
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Western Atlantic, Dominican Republic, Samana Bay, St. Domingo
  • Georeference:
  • 19.1369290, -69.331613 (Error radius: 32946m) By: Emily Blank on 2021-05-18 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1850-01-01 / 1850-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • "about 1850"
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • obtained by Captain Couthouy, U. S. N., about 1850, in Samana Bay, Santo Domingo
  • Collector:
  • Joseph Pitty Couthouy

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Media type: text, Malacology 7751;7752;7753;7754;7755;7756;7757;7758;7759;7760;7761;7762;7763;7764;7765;7766;7767;7768;7769;7770;7771;7772;7773;7774;7775. Description: MCZ Malacology Mollusca 006001-012000, pg.71

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: Malacology Description: MCZ Malacology Mollusca 006001-012000, pg.71

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