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  • Ichthyology 54681 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Squatina dumeril
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Massachusetts Bay, off Marblehead, 0.5 mi NE Cat Island. [VERBATIM DEPTH:80']
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest: Gulf of Maine: United States: Massachusetts
  • 24/1/1980-24/1/1980 (1980-01-24)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Squatina dumeril Lesueur, 1818
Animalia Chordata Craniata Neoselachii Selachii Gnathostomata Chondrichthys Elasmobranchii Squalomorphi Squatiniformes Squatinidae Squatina dumeril
Atlantic angelshark; sand devil
Identified by Karsten E. Hartel
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Hartel_KE]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
Specific Locality: Massachusetts Bay, off Marblehead, 0.5 mi NE Cat Island. [VERBATIM DEPTH:80']
Verbatim Locality: Massachusetts Bay, off Marblehead, 0.5 mi NE Cat Island.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: gill net
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 80 ft
Coordinates: 42.517906° -70.806917° (WGS84) , Error: 1030 m
Laura Porturas; 2013-08-25; unknown
Collecting Date: 24/1/1980-24/1/1980 (1980-01-24)
Ich. Field Number: DV80:0124
Collectors
Valido_D
Identifiers
field number: DV80:0124
group number: 31
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
total length: 970 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: 32.5 lbs. 1 head Specimen was kept alive in Salem then brought to NEA, Boston then to MCZ. Image available.
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