Yolida montereyensis Dall, 1893 | MANCH.EE.3676 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Yolida montereyensis Dall, 1893

Dall, W. H. 1893. On a new species of Yoldia from California. The Nautilus. 7(3). pp.29-30 [29] [Original Description]
Current name: Megayoldia montereyensis Dall, 1893 [source: MolluscaBase]
Classification: Bivalvia : Nuculanida : Nuculanoidea : Yoldiidae
Type Status: Syntype(s) [Verified - McGhie, 2004 ]
Collection: Manchester Museum (Smithsonian Institution)
Catalogue No.: MANCH.EE.3676
No. specimens: 3
Type Locality: US Fish Commission station 2303, in 382 fathoms, green mud, Monterey Bay, California, bottom temperature 41* Farenheit ['Albatross' station 3202].
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References are listed in chronological order. References containing the "Original Description" or "Type Designation" of Yolida montereyensis Dall, 1893 are highlighted in red.

Dall, W. H. 1893. On a new species of Yoldia from California. The Nautilus. 7(3). pp.29-30 [29] [Original Description]
McGhie, H. A. 2008. Catalogue of type specimens of molluscs in the collection of The Manchester Museum, The University of Manchester, UK. ZooKeys. 1. pp.1-46 [24] [Cited]
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Curatorial Contact

Rachel Petts
Curatorial Assistant Natural Science
Manchester Museum
University of Manchester, Oxford Road
M13 9PL

Email: Rachel Petts

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