Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, Malacology
Catalog #: 88771
Occurrence ID (GUID): 77AC54AA-80D7-4811-A247-CB77E5BCD594
Taxon: Melampus fasciatus Deshayes, 1830
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 shellsdifferently. [LABEL, vial 1: Text "Dark-brown" -RJR] [LABEL, vial 2: Text "Dark, striped" -RJR] [LABEL, vial 3: Text "Dark and light" -RJR] [LABEL, vial 4: Text "coarsely striped" -RJR] [LABEL, vial 5: Text " Finely striped, dark" -RJR] [LABEL, vial 6: Text "Finely striped, light" -RJR] [LABEL, vial 7: Text "Light" -RJR] [Lot 887
Dry Count: 754
Specimen Images
Record ID: a4efa077-c6b7-491e-99d0-5a9d2d7bdacd
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