Isorropodon megadesmus Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha, 2011 | NMW.Z.2010.004.00008 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Isorropodon megadesmus Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha, 2011
Holotype

Oliver, G., Rodrigues, C. F. & Cunha, M. R. 2011. Chemosymbiotic bivalves from the mud volcanoes of the Gulf of Cadiz, NE Atlantic, with descriptions of new species of Solemyidae, Lucinidae and Vesicomyidae. ZooKeys. 113. pp.1-38. figs 1-11 [22; pl.9B-D] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Isorropodon megadesmus Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha, 2011 [WoRMS ID: 576737]
Classification: Bivalvia : Glossoidea : Vesicomyidae
Type Status: Holotype [Verified - Harriet Wood ]
Collection: Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff (C. Rodrigues)
Catalogue No.: NMW.Z.2010.004.00008
No. specimens: 1 (Dry)
Type Locality: MSM01.03, stn. 218, Deep Water Field, Capt Arutyunov mv, Gulf of Cadiz, NE Atlantic. 35°39.642’N 07°20.049’W, 1321m, 30/04/2006, Dept. Biology Aviero University, Portugal
Collecting details: Dept. Biol. Aviero Uni., Portugal; 30/04/2006
References

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Oliver, G., Rodrigues, C. F. & Cunha, M. R. 2011. Chemosymbiotic bivalves from the mud volcanoes of the Gulf of Cadiz, NE Atlantic, with descriptions of new species of Solemyidae, Lucinidae and Vesicomyidae. ZooKeys. 113. pp.1-38. figs 1-11 [22; pl.9B-D] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation] [Nomenclature]
Specimen Data
Point Locality: MSM01.03, stn. 218, Deep Water Field, Capt Arutyunov mv
Continent: -
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Island: -
Water Body: Gulf of Cadiz
Sea Area.: NE Atlantic
Collected by: Dept. Biol. Aviero Uni., Portugal
Collecting date: 30/04/2006
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Field No.: stn. 218
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Altitude: -
Depth: 1321m
OS Grid Ref.: 35°39.642’N 07°20.049’W
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Curatorial Contact

Harriet Wood
Collection Manager: Mollusca
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Cathays Park
Cardiff
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Email: Harriet Wood
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