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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishPalm Beach County
LocalityOff Lantana
Latitude27
Longitude-80
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeInvertebrate Zoology
Catalog Number9771-mollusca
Collected ByLyman, F.
Date Collected1939-11-20

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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 Warren Brown
RoleIT Director
Emailnetadmin@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Warren Brown
RoleIT Director
Emailnetadmin@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Gustav Paulay
RoleCurator of Invertebrate Zoology
Emailpaulay@flmnh.ufl.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameModulus modulus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
Order[unassigned] Caenogastropoda
FamilyModulidae
GenusModulus
Specific Epithetmodulus
Scientific Name Authors(Linnaeus 1758)
Specimen
Catalog Number9771-Mollusca
Preparationsdry - 9999
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeInvertebrate Zoology
Occurrence IDBDF6004F-1CA1-457A-BBED-3DD0872F40BC
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByLyman, F.
Date Collected1939-11-20
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyPalm Beach County
Higher GeographyUSA, Florida, Palm Beach County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityOff Lantana
Decimal Latitude27.0000000000
Decimal Longitude-80.0000000000
Other
IDBDF6004F-1CA1-457A-BBED-3DD0872F40BC
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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