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  • Ichthyology 36960 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Pristis pectinata
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Galveston
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Gulf of Mexico: United States: Texas
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
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Pristis pectinata Latham, 1794
Animalia Chordata Craniata Neoselachii Batoidea Gnathostomata Chondrichthys Elasmobranchii Batidoidimorpha Pristiformes Pristidae Pristis pectinata
Atlantic prickly skate; Comb shark; Common sawfish; Largetooth sawfish; Sawfish; Small-tooth common sawfish; Smalltooth; Smooth-tooth sawfish; Tarry skate; Wide sawfish; smalltooth sawfish; thorny skate
Identified by Ledger
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Ledger/1993]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Texas
Specific Locality: Galveston
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 29.287905° -94.813563° (WGS 1984)
Adam Cohen; 2009-05-04; Fishes of Texas Project
Coordinate Remarks: Georeferenced for Galveston
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Ich. Field Number: BLB:GALVESTON
John L. Baughman
field number: BLB:GALVESTON
group number: 35
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 6
total length: 970-1030 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.216

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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.216