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Ichthyology 162902 MCZ Ichthyology
 Ataxolepis apus
Eastern Gulf of Mexico, in a 35 km radius of 27°N 86°W
Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Gulf of Mexico: United States
[no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
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Ataxolepis apus Myers and Freihofer, 1966
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Stephanoberyciformes Cetomimoidea Megalomycteridae Ataxolepis apus
Identified by Tracey T. Sutton
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Sutton_TT/2003 ]
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
Specific Locality: Eastern Gulf of Mexico, in a 35 km radius of 27°N 86°W
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: 10X10' RMT
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 27° 0´ N 86° 0´ W (WGS 1984) , 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: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Ich. Field Number: TTS:SC9821
RV Suncoaster
field number: TTS:SC9821
group number: 185
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) Good in collection 1
standard length: 55.4 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Image available. Digital xray available
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