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  • Ichthyology 35280 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Hippocampus histrix
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Sandwich Is., Maui; specimens rec'd as early as 1880 from BSNH
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Identifications
Hippocampus histrix
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Gasterostiformes Syngnathoidei Syngnathidae Hippocampus histrix
Identified by John E. Randall on 2010-04-08
Nature of ID: expert ID
Hippocampus fisheri
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Gasterostiformes Syngnathoidei Syngnathidae Hippocampus fisheri
Identified by John E. Randall on 2010-04-01
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Sandwich Is., Maui; specimens rec'd as early as 1880 from BSNH
Locality Remarks: Data reviewed based on GNIS database and county information added if confirmed (M. Cameron, 1996).
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Ich. Field Number: CFW:MAUI
Collectors
Charles F. Winslow
Identifiers
field number: CFW:MAUI
group number: 410
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In Fishes of Oceania, Fowler (1928: 115), considered the first and only record of H.histrix from Hawaii (J.Randall, pers com. 2009).
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.149

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.149