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Ichthyology 36470 MCZ Ichthyology
 Carcharodon carcharias
La Jolla Bay, just North of Scripps Pier
Pacific Ocean, Pacific, Eastern Central
15/11/1945-15/11/1945 (1945-11-15)
skin sample (70% ethanol); head (alcohol) Login or Create Account
 
Carcharodon carcharias (Linnaeus, 1758)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Chondrichthys Elasmobranchii Galeomorphi Lamniformes Lamnidae Carcharodon carcharias
Man eater; Man-eater; Maneater; Maneater shark; Mango-taniwha; Mango-ururoa; Shark; White pointer; White shark
Identified by Ledger
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Ledger/1993]
Citations
Wilga 2005, Page 104, Voucher of Carcharias taurus

Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: La Jolla Bay, just North of Scripps Pier
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: 15/11/1945-15/11/1945 (1945-11-15)
Ich. Field Number: GLS45:1115
Collectors
George L. Schillreff
Identifiers
field number: GLS45:1115
group number: 21
  Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
head (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1 head w/ pectorals, caudal fin, pelvic fin
skin sample (70% ethanol) good in collection 1
head length: 420 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Head with pectorals & pelvis in TR17-2; ID. Caudal in TANKtemp. Fin sections in general collection.
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.197

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.197

 

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