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The marine mollusks of Easter Island (Isla de Pascua) and Sala y Gómez

Harald Alfred Rehder

The marine mollusks of Easter Island (Isla de Pascua) and Sala y Gómez

by Harald Alfred Rehder

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Easter Island.,
  • Sala y Gómez Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Mollusks -- Easter Island.,
    • Mollusks -- Sala y Gómez Island.,
    • Mollusks -- Classification.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHarald A. Rehder.
      SeriesSmithsonian contributions to zoology ;, no. 289, Smithsonian contributions to zoology ;, no. 289.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL1 .S54 no. 289, QL428.5.E25 .S54 no. 289
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 167 p. :
      Number of Pages167
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4723576M
      LC Control Number78011153

      List of non-marine molluscs of the United States. Jump to navigation Jump to search. The non-marine mollusks of the United States are a part of the molluscan fauna of the United States Freshwater gastropods Amnicolidae. Amnicola cora Hubricht Stock Island tree snail: Orthalicus reses (not include O. r. nesodryas) Florida: T. Ecological Release and Venom Evolution of a Predatory Marine Snail at Easter Island Thomas F. Duda, Jr.1,2*, Taehwan Lee1 1Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America, 2Smithsonian.

      Merritt Island, FL Jim Cordy Chapter 4 Merritt Island, FL Clement L. Counts, III Chapter 17 Department of Natural Sciences University of Maryland Eastern Shore Princess Anne, MD Kevin S. Cummings Chapters 9, 25 Curator of Mollusks Illinois Natural History Survey Center for Biodiversity Champaign, IL Robert T. Dillon, Jr. Chapter 21 Department. To Reinhold Forster, the innumerable gannets, noddies, and man-o'-war birds accompanying Resolution were unmistakable signs that land was not far ahead. Cook was following a course due west in the neighborhood of the 27th parallel, which he judged to be the latitude of Easter Island, named by the Dutch navigator Jacob Roggeveen in When land rose dead ahead on 11 March no one.

      2 TERTIARY MARINE MOLLUSKS OF ALASKA 0 MILES •, FIGURE Index map of Alaska showing areas from which Tertiary marine mollusks have been recorded or described. (New records by MacNeil and others () are not shown.) 1. Carter Creek: Leffingwell (), Dall . The non-marine mollusks of Jordan are a part of the fauna of country is land-locked and therefore it has no marine molluscs, only land and freshwater species, including snails, slugs, freshwater clams and freshwater are?? species of gastropods (19 species of freshwater gastropods,?? species of land gastropods) and?? species of freshwater bivalves living in the wild.


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Paperback – Author: J. Rosewater. By whatever name it is called, Easter Island, Isla de Pascua, or Rapa Nui, this small (ca. km 2) spot of land in the central Pacific Ocean (27° 08’S, °20’W) has the distinction of being perhaps the most isolated spot on earth.

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