Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, Malacology
Catalog #: 95179
Occurrence ID (GUID): 93E4B9DD-E859-4EFB-B175-E9156BE48B78
Taxon: Melampus luteus Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
Family: Ellobiidae
Show Determination History
Collector: Buck, P.H.      
Date: 1929-11-10
Verbatim Date: 10/IX/29
Additional Collectors: Buck, Peter H.
Locality: Cook Islands, Cook Islands; Lower Cook Islands; Mauke; Tamganui; (E.); 50 yds from shore
Habitat: [ELEVATION: 40 feet]; Flat; open ground on dead leaves; dry
Substrate: [BRACKISH]; [Footnote *95179: "Under dead Casuerina leaves in caverns, hollows, coral formations."]; "(15%K -2-3hrs)"; [Locality data: Is it Tamganui or Taunganui? In cat. BPBM 95146-95200, Taunganui is from Atiu, not Mauke.]
Alcohol Count: 8
Notes: coll.
Specimen Images
Record ID: a99863a7-1cc0-48de-a657-756622ade32a
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