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Ichthyology 59223 MCZ Ichthyology
 Haplophryne mollis
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Off Kona [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-2500 ft.]
Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: United States: Hawaii: Hawaiian Islands
0/2/1973-0/2/1973 (1973-02-01 - 1973-02-28)
whole animal (alcohol); whole animal (70% ethanol) Google Map Login or Create Account
 
Haplophryne mollis (Brauer, 1902)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Paracanthopterygii Lophiformes Ceratioidea Linophrynidae Haplophryne mollis
Identified by Theodore W. Pietsch
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Pietsch_TW/1974]
Haplophryne mollis (Brauer, 1902)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Paracanthopterygii Lophiformes Ceratioidea Linophrynidae Haplophryne mollis
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: ]
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Hawaii
Island Group: Hawaiian Islands
Specific Locality: Off Kona [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-2500 ft.]
Verbatim Locality: Off Kona
Locality Remarks: see letter and photographs and fish and net in locality file under BARTON/HI. Data reviewed based on GNIS database and county information added if confirmed (M. Cameron, 1996).
General Habitat: [SALINITY: ]
Collecting Method: 30 x 30' trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 2500 ft
Coordinates: 19.619864° -156.073838° (WGS84) , Error: 4366 m
Karsten E. Hartel; 2014-05-14; GEOLocate
Collecting Date: 0/2/1973-0/2/1973 (1973-02-01 - 1973-02-28)
Ich. Field Number: BARTON/HI
Collectors
Otis Barton
Identifiers
field number: BARTON/HI
group number: 310
  Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 1 attached to female
sex=male remark=attached to female
whole animal (alcohol) good in collection 1
sex=female
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
  Remark: with male
Remarks: When found in teaching collection and moved to general collection the locality was thought questionable (KEH 1987) but review of all paperwork with accession mentions the transparent female with attached male. (KEH & ADW May 2016). Image available
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