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  • Ichthyology 36092 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Apristurus riveri
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  •    Holotype, Voucher
  • Nicholas Channel [VERBATIM DEPTH:580 fms]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Straits of Florida
  • 15/3/1938-15/3/1938 (1938-03-15)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Apristurus riveri Bigelow & Schroeder, 1944
Animalia Chordata Craniata Neoselachii Selachii Gnathostomata Chondrichthys Elasmobranchii Galeomorphi Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Apristurus riveri
Identified by Karsten E. Hartel, Guido Dingerkus
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Hartel_KE, Dingerkus_Guido]
Citations
Bigelow and Schroeder, W. C. 1944, Page 21, Holotype of Apristurus riveri
[pages: 21-21]
Nakaya 1991, Voucher of Apristurus riveri
Holotype examined; 413.0 mm TL, female
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: Nicholas Channel [VERBATIM DEPTH:580 fms]
Verbatim Locality: Nicholas Channel
Locality Remarks: Data from Chace, F.A. 1940. Depth = bottom.;Off Villa Clara
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: 14'Blake trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 580 fms
Coordinates: 23° 24´ N 80° 44´ 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: 15/3/1938-15/3/1938 (1938-03-15)
Ich. Field Number: ATLAN2993
Collectors
RV Atlantis
Harvard-Havana Expedition
Identifiers
field number: ATLAN2993
group number: 23
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
unspecified measurement: 415 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Proc New England Zool Club 23:23-26, pl 7; also figured in FWNA 1: fig 39. Images available.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.182