Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:979-09414

PreservedSpecimen of Hiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767) | Arctic hiatella recorded on 1971-08-01


Data resource Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Institution code Royal British Columbia Museum
Supplied institution code "RBCM"
Collection code Royal British Columbia Museum - Invertebrate Zoology
Catalog number 979-09414
Occurrence ID 22645c70-5c32-4210-bb25-dab544471644
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Dry
Collector Mctaggart-Cowan, I. Ian|Mctaggart-Cowan, J.
Supplied as "Ian McTaggart-Cowan; J. McTaggart-Cowan"
Individual count 22
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Dataset name Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID doi:10.5886/zh7n1e
Institution ID http://grbio.org/cool/gayt-20cg
Collection code Invertebrate Zoology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1971-08-01
Supplied as year:1971  month:08  day:01 
Date precision Day
Event remarks Cowan
Verbatim event date 71-08-01


Scientific name Hiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767)
Taxon rank species
Common name Arctic hiatella
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Anomalodesmata
Supplied as "Myoida"
Family Lyonsiidae
Supplied as "Hiatellidae"
Genus Hiatella
Species Hiatella arctica
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Taxon remarks Hiatella arctica (check ID)
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1767)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province NewfoundlandandLabrador
Supplied as: "Newfoundland and Labrador"
Continent North America
Country code CA

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