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  • Cryogenic 4256 MCZ Cryogenic
  • Pollachius virens
  • tissue (ethanol); tissue (frozen); tissue (ethanol) sample
  • Massachusetts Bay off Salisbury
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest: United States: Massachusetts
  • 7/30/2014
Identifications
Pollachius virens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Paracanthopterygii Gadiformes Gadidae Pollachius virens
American pollack; Billet; Coal-fish; Coalfish; Coley; Glassan; Gloshan; Green cod; Kench cure; Pollock; Poodler; Saithe; Sillock
Identified by Maude Baldwin on 2014-07-30
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
Specific Locality: Massachusetts Bay off Salisbury
Verbatim Locality: Clipper Fleet deep-sea fishing trip, sailed from Salisbury; approximately 2-3 hours from shore
General Habitat: Deep sea fishing trip
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 0 to 0 m
Collecting Date: 7/30/2014
Collectors
Maude Baldwin
Identifiers
collector number: POLLA1
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (ethanol) good in collection 1 transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2015-08-25
tissue (ethanol) subsample good on loan 1
tissue (frozen) Good on loan 5
Attributes
Associated MCZ Collection: Ichthyology
  Breda M. Zimkus