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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMauritius
State/ProvinceMascarene Islands
County/ParishMauritius Island
LocalityN/a
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeInvertebrate Zoology
Catalog Number63361-mollusca

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The UF Invertebrate collection holds ~580,000 databased lots of mollusks and marine invertebrates. It began as a Malacology collection almost 100 years ago and the collection is particularly strong in non-marine mollusks. Approximately ~85% of the holdings are mollusks but since 2000 the collection was expanded to cover all invertebrate phyla, focusing on marine taxa. Today it holds >40,000 species from 28 phyla.

Contacts

Name Gustav Paulay
RoleCurator of Invertebrate Zoology
Emailpaulay@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Gustav Paulay
RoleCurator of Invertebrate Zoology
Emailpaulay@flmnh.ufl.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameVexillum mediomaculatum
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderNeogastropoda
FamilyCostellariidae
GenusVexillum
Specific Epithetmediomaculatum
Scientific Name Authors(Sowerby 1870)
Specimen
Catalog Number63361-Mollusca
Preparationsdry - 9999
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeInvertebrate Zoology
Occurrence IDED59244C-AE62-498A-AF09-8B9FBE06A720
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Locality
CountryMauritius
State / ProvinceMascarene Islands
CountyMauritius Island
Higher GeographyMauritius, Mascarene Islands, Mauritius Island
ContinentUnplaced
LocalityN/A
Other
IDED59244C-AE62-498A-AF09-8B9FBE06A720
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