Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, Malacology
Catalog #: 88770
Occurrence ID (GUID): C2F25FDA-17C9-4B30-9ADB-A7D7FFF7FED6
Taxon: Melampus luteus Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Family: Ellobiidae
Show Determination History
Collector: Judd, Dranga, Cooke, Jr.      
Date: 1926-02-26 - 1926-03-02
Verbatim Date: 26/II/26 to 2/III/26
Additional Collectors: Judd, Dranga, Cooke, Jr.
Locality: Polynesia, American Samoa, Manua District, Manua Islands, Ofu, Ofu
-14.171011  -169.658407 +-2823m.  WGS84
Substrate: [BRACKISH]; Cleaned by placing in vacuum, soaking in water 0-4 days, soaking in alcohol 1/2-2 days. Different lengths of time did not seem to affect shells differently.
Dry Count: 28
Specimen Images
Record ID: 16a2a70b-969b-40cc-9d13-8053325ee951
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