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  • Himantolophus cornifer
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Paratype of Himantolophus cornifer
  • [VERBATIM DEPTH:2150- 0]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Gulf of Mexico
  • 23/6/1966-23/6/1966 (1966-06-23)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Himantolophus cornifer Bertelsen & Krefft, 1988
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Paracanthopterygii Lophiformes Ceratioidea Himantolophidae Himantolophus cornifer
Identified by E. Bertelsen
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Bertelsen_E/1986]
Bertelsen and Krefft 1988, Page 9, Paratype of Himantolophus cornifer
[pages: 9-9]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: [VERBATIM DEPTH:2150- 0]
Locality Remarks:
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: 10' IKMT
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 m
Coordinates: 26° 12´ N 87° 54´ 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: 23/6/1966-23/6/1966 (1966-06-23)
Collecting Time: 0920-1535
Ich. Field Number: RHB1310
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 0920-1535]
Richard H. Backus
RV Chain 060
field number: RHB1310
group number: 303
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 52 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Steenstrupia 14(2):64-67. Stomach contents in a seperate bottle. Image available.
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