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  • Ichthyology 100046 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Myxine glutinosa
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • [VERBATIM DEPTH:85-96 m]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest: Gulf of Maine
  • 2/8/1992-2/8/1992 (1992-08-02)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Myxine glutinosa Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Chordata Craniata Myxinomorphi Myxini Myxiniformes Myxinidae Myxine glutinosa
Borer; Common hag; Hag-fish; Hagfish; Northern hagfish
Identified by Jenifer L. Bush
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Bush_Jenifer/1992]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: [VERBATIM DEPTH:85-96 m]
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: # 36 Yankee trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 85 to 96 m
Coordinates: 43° 55´ N 68° 47´ W (unknown) , Error: 115 km
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in MUSE (Fish). Set to 30, Maximum Error set to 115 km. in MCZbase
Collecting Date: 2/8/1992-2/8/1992 (1992-08-02)
Collecting Time: 1943-
Ich. Field Number: DL92-07:048
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 1943-]
RV Delaware II
Karsten E. Hartel
field number: DL92-07:048
group number: 7
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
total length: 397 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Digital photo available
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