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  • Ichthyology 135737 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Argyropelecus olfersii
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • off Azores, Portugal [VERBATIM DEPTH:320-375]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northeast
  • 21/9/1964-21/9/1964 (1964-09-21)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Argyropelecus olfersii (Cuvier, 1829)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Stenopterygii Stomiiformes Gonostomatoidei Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus olfersii
Identified by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: WHOI]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: off Azores, Portugal [VERBATIM DEPTH:320-375]
General Habitat: [TEMP: 15.0-16.1][SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: MMT
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 375 m
Coordinates: 36° 27´ N 27° 17´ 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: 21/9/1964-21/9/1964 (1964-09-21)
Collecting Time: 0925-1145
Ich. Field Number: RHB1040
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 0925-1145]
Collectors
Richard H. Backus
RV Atlantis II 013
Identifiers
field number: RHB1040
group number: 149
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
standard length: 46 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
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