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Title
Festive murex: Shaskyus festivus (illustration from "The Ocean World")
Creator
Hinton, Sam (1917-2009)
Date Created and/or Issued
1969 March 30
Contributing Institution
UC San Diego, Library, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
Sam Hinton Papers
Rights Information
Under copyright
Constraint(s) on Use: This work is protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Use of this work beyond that allowed by "fair use" requires written permission of the UC Regents. Permission may be obtained from the UC San Diego Library program having custody of the work. Responsibility for obtaining permissions and any use and distribution of this work rests exclusively with the user and not the UC San Diego Library.
Use: This work is available from the UC San Diego Library. This digital copy of the work is intended to support research, teaching, and private study.
Rights Holder and Contact
UC Regents
Description
This original drawing was created by Scripps Institution of Oceanography marine biologist and artist Sam Hinton, and appeared in a San Diego, California weekly newspaper column titled "The Ocean World." The column featured Hinton's illustrations of sea animals, fish, plants, and birds and was intended to spark interest in marine biology and educate the public.
Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego, La Jolla, 92093-0175 (https://lib.ucsd.edu/sca)
This digital image is a surrogate of an item from the Sam Hinton Papers (MSS 683).
Type
image
Language
English
Subject
Snails
Festive murex
Gastropoda
Marine biology
Murex
Natural history illustration
Sea snails
California
Pteropurpura festiva
The Ocean World, The San Diego Union
Place
California

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