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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCuba
State/ProvinceGuantanamo Prov.
LocalityRio Seco
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeInvertebrate Zoology
Catalog Number274452-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 NamePolymita picta
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderStylommatophora
FamilyXanthonychidae
GenusPolymita
Specific Epithetpicta
Scientific Name Authors(Born 1778)
Specimen
Catalog Number274452-Mollusca
Preparationsdry - 9999
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeInvertebrate Zoology
Occurrence ID009759B6-4555-4777-B638-75E2BF02D06A
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Locality
CountryCuba
State / ProvinceGuantanamo Prov.
Higher GeographyCuba, Guantanamo Prov.
ContinentUnplaced
LocalityRio Seco
Other
ID009759B6-4555-4777-B638-75E2BF02D06A
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