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  • Ichthyology 148309 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Melanostomias melanopogon
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Ocean Acre area, Bermuda
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Sargasso Sea
  • 3/12/1970-3/12/1970 (1970-12-03)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Melanostomias melanopogon Regan and Trewavas, 1930
Animalia Melanostomiidae Melanostomias melanopogon
Identified by Bottle Label(s)
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Bottle Label(s)]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Sea: Sargasso Sea
Specific Locality: Ocean Acre area, Bermuda
Verbatim Locality: Ocean Acre area
Locality Remarks: Ocean Acre area locality confirmed from coordinates on field label in MCZ 148306.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: mid-water trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 32° 0´ 0´´ N 64° 0´ 0´´ W (not recorded) , Error: 72.5 km
Andrew D. Williston; 2014-03-26; Ocean Acre Project Description
Coordinate Remarks: Center of Ocean Acre; 1 degree collecting area around point
Collecting Date: 3/12/1970-3/12/1970 (1970-12-03)
Ich. Field Number: TR090-08
RV Trident
field number: TR090-08
group number: 151
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 228 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Image available
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