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Specimen Record

LocalityOff Greening Island
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeMala
Catalog Number319570
Collected ByE. V. Thompson
Date Collected1971-06-05

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The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

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Name MCZ Harvard University
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Emailnone
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
Emailnone
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePlacopecten magellanicus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Mollusca Bivalvia Pteriomorphia Pectinoida Pectinoidea Pectinidae Placopecten magellanicus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassBivalvia
OrderPectinoida
FamilyPectinidae
GenusPlacopecten
Specific Epithetmagellanicus
Scientific Name Authors(Gmelin, 1791)
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified By[no agent data]
Identification RemarksPreviously identified as Pecten magellanicus
Catalog Number319570
Other Catalog Numbersmalacology accession number=1759
Preparationsshell (dry); valve (dry)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeMala
Occurrence IDMCZ:Mala:319570
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByE. V. Thompson
Date Collected1971-06-05
Verbatim Date Collected5/Jun/1971
Start Day of Year0
Sampling Protocoldredged
Locality
Localityoff Greening Island
Verbatim Localityoff Greening Island
Maximum Depth in Meters19.812
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-09-25 15:45:28.0
IDMCZ:Mala:319570
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeMuseum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
dwc:dispositionin collection
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