Name:
Mollusca (Luomus)
Name (fi):
Nilviäiskokoelma (Luomus)
Type:
Specimen collection
Description:
Mollusca samples and specimens in Luomus zoological collection (MZH)
Description (fi):
Nilviäisnäytteet Luonnontieteellisen keskusmuseon eläinkokoelmassa (MZH)
Taxonomic coverage:
Mollusca
Temporal coverage:
1850-
Geographic coverage:
World
Methods:
Dry shells and samples stored in alcohol. Finnish (East Fennoscandian) and Exotic samples are organised separately. In cabinets of dry shells, terrestrial, freshwater and marine gastropods, and bivalves, are organised separately and ordered by species name.
License for use:
Creative Commons Attribution
Notes:
The data mostly represent transcription and interpretation of original label data, and (particularly for the exotic material) do not always reflect the current taxonomic views.
Basis for concealment or quarantine:
Occurrence data of endangered species
Download request handler:
MA.9
Size (approx.):
80000
% digitized (approx.):
85
Amount of type specimens (approx.):
40
Location of data and backups:
Kotka
Location of collection:
MZH, Arkadiankatu 7
Person responsible:
Väinölä, Risto; Cardoso, Pedro
Contact email:
risto.vainola@helsinki.fi
Data quality:
5 star
Language:
mixed
Status of this metadata:
satisfactory - could be improved