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  • Ichthyology 46402 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Sternoptyx diaphana
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Neotype of Sternoptyx diaphana
  • [only coordinate data]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Caribbean Sea
  • 7/10/1966-7/10/1966 (1966-10-07)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Sternoptyx diaphana Hermann, 1781
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Stenopterygii Stomiiformes Gonostomatoidei Sternoptychidae Sternoptyx diaphana
Identified by Ronald C. Baird
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Baird_RC/1970]
Baird 1971, Page 1, Neotype of Sternoptyx diaphana
[pages: 1-1]
MCZ Bulletin Vol. CXLII no. 1
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MCZ Bulletin Vol. CXLII no. 1
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: [only coordinate data]
Verbatim Locality: [no verbatim locality data]
Locality Remarks: collected by T.A. Napora.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: IKMT
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 11° 6´ 0´´ N 78° 21´ 0´´ W (WGS 1984) , Error: 0 m
Andrew D. Williston; 2012-08-02; Ship Logs
Collecting Date: 7/10/1966-7/10/1966 (1966-10-07)
Ich. Field Number: AB19-813
RV Anton Bruun 19
field number: AB19-813
group number: 149
previous number: MCZ 46403
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 28.4 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Der Naturforscher 16:33-34, pl fig 1-2. NT designated by Baird, 1971 in Bull Mus Comp Zool 142(1):75.
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