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Type Information

Holotype for Membranipora chesapeakensis Banta et al., 1995
Catalog Number: USNM 15223
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): T. Steelman
Year Collected: 1993
Locality: Chesapeake Bay, Rhode River, Between Cheston Point And Dutchman Point, Maryland, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
Microhabitat: Found on a discarded christmas tree
Depth (m): 4 to 6
  • Holotype: Banta, W., et al. 1995. Invertebrate Biology. 114 (1): 83-88.
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Paratype for Membranipora chesapeakensis Banta et al., 1995
Catalog Number: USNM 15224
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector(s): T. Steelman
Year Collected: 1993
Locality: Chesapeake Bay, Rhode River, Between Cheston Point And Dutchman Point, Maryland, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
Microhabitat: Found on a discarded christmas tree
Depth (m): 4 to 6
  • Paratype: Banta, W., et al. 1995. Invertebrate Biology. 114 (1): 83-88.
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Paratype for Membranipora chesapeakensis Banta et al., 1995
Catalog Number: USNM 15225
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Slide
Collector(s): T. Steelman
Year Collected: 1993
Locality: Chesapeake Bay, Rhode River, Between Cheston Point And Dutchman Point, Maryland, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
Microhabitat: Found on a discarded christmas tree
Depth (m): 4 to 6
  • Paratype: Banta, W., et al. 1995. Invertebrate Biology. 114 (1): 83-88.
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage: Membranipora chesapeakensis

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 30
Specimens with Barcodes: 31
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Barcode data: Membranipora chesapeakensis

The following is a representative barcode sequence, the centroid of all available sequences for this species.


There is 1 barcode sequence available from BOLD and GenBank.   Below is the sequence of the barcode region Cytochrome oxidase subunit 1 (COI or COX1) from a member of the species.  See the BOLD taxonomy browser for more complete information about this specimen.  Other sequences that do not yet meet barcode criteria may also be available.

CTGTGAGCAGGAATAGTAGGTTCAGGACTA---AGAGCCTTAATCCGAGTTGAACTGAGACAACCAGGGAGACTTTTAGGAAAT---GACCAACTATATAACGTAATTGTAACAGCTCACGCTTTTGTAATGATTTTTTTTATAGTTATACCTGTAATAATTGGAGGCTTTGGAAATTGACTAGTACCTCTTATG---CTAGGAATTCCAGACATGGCTTTCCCTCGACTAAATAACATGAGATTCTGACTTCTTCCCCCAGCTCTTACCCTATTATTAATATCATCCATGGTAGAATCAGGAGCGGGAACAGGATGAACTGTTTATCCTCCCTTATCTTCAAACATTGCCCACGGAGGAGGATCGGTAGACCTA---GCTATTTTTTCTTTACACCTAGCCGGTGTTTCATCTATTCTAGGTGCTATTAATTTTATAACAACCATTATAAATATACGAAATAGAAAAATCAATTTTGAACGCATTAGACTATTGTGTTGATCTATTTTTATCACAGCACTGCTTCTTCTTCTCTCTTTACCAGTCTTAGCAGGA---GCTATTACTATACTATTAACAGACCGTAATCTTAACACTTCTTTTTTTGACCCCGCA
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