Dentalium eupatrides Melvill & Standen, 1907 | NMS.Z.1921.143.584.1 | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimen

Dentalium eupatrides Melvill & Standen, 1907
syntype

Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1907. The marine Mollusca of the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition. . Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 46(1), no. 5. pp.119-157. one plate [142; figs.12] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Current name: Fissidentalium eupatrides (Melvill & Standen, 1907) [source: WoRMS] [WoRMS ID: 344142]
Classification: Scaphopoda : Dentaliida : Dentaliidae
Type Status: syntype [Verified - ]
Collection: National Museums Scotland (Scottish National Antarctic Expedition)
Catalogue No.: NMS.Z.1921.143.584.1
No. specimens: 1 (Dry)
Type Locality: lat. 71º 22' S., long. 16º 34' W, 1410 fathoms, Station 417
Collecting details: Bruce, William Speirs, Dr, 1867 - 1921; 18/03/1904; Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902 - 1904; Scotia
References

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Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1907. The marine Mollusca of the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition. . Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 46(1), no. 5. pp.119-157. one plate [142; figs.12] [Cited] [Figured] [Original Description] [Type Designation]
Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. 1912. The Marine Mollusca of the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition. Part 2. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 48(2), no. 18. pp.333-366. one plate [358] [Cited]
Smaldon, G., Heppell, D., Watt, K. R. 1976. Type specimens of Invertebrates (excluding Insects) held at the Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh. 4. Royal Scottish Museum Information Series [49] [Cited]
Specimen Data
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Water Body: Southern Ocean
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Collected by: Bruce, William Speirs, Dr, 1867 - 1921
Collecting date: 18/03/1904
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Expedition/Survey: Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902 - 1904
Vessel: Scotia
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Field No.: Station 417
Field Notes: Off the coast of Antarctica
Altitude: -
Depth: 1410 fm
OS Grid Ref.: -
Lat./Long.(verbatim): 71º 22' S
Decimal Degress: -71.366667,-16.566667
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