Microeulima hemphillii (Dall, 1884) Brown Eulima

Microeulima hemphillii (Dall, 1884) Brown Eulima

    In shell/bryozoan hash from one fathom off the town of Cedar Key, Levy County, Florida, 5/2019. The light colored shells are Vitreolina bermudezi (Pilsbry and Aguayo, 1933).

Microeulima hemphillii (Dall, 1884) Brown Eulima

Near lighthouse, Sanibel Island, Lee County, Florida (3.1 mm.). Digital image by David Kirsh.

Scnning Electron Micrograph (SEM)

Microeulima hemphillii (Dall, 1884) Brown Eulima

    In shell/bryozoan hash from one fathom off the town of Cedar Key, Levy County, Florida, 5/2019 (2.44 mm.). SEM produced in collaboration with Dr. Ann Heatherington, Dept. of Geology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

Dall's type figure is pictured below. The shell measures 3 mm.

Microeulima hemphillii (Dall, 1884) Brown Eulima

Dall, W.H., 1884. On a collection of shells sent from Florida by Mr. Henry Hemphill. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 6(384): 318 <http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/53527#page/332/mode/1up>, pl. 10 http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/53527#page/583/mode/1up>. Jan.