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  • Ichthyology 59910 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Parataeniophorus brevis
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-70 ft.]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southwest: Amazonian
  • 26/6/1986-26/6/1986 (1986-06-26)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Parataeniophorus brevis Bertelsen & Marshall, 1956
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Stephanoberyciformes Cetomimoidea Mirapinnidae Parataeniophorus brevis
Short tapetail
Identified by John R. Paxton
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Paxton_JR/2004]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-70 ft.]
General Habitat: [TEMP: 27.8°][SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: SCUBA
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 70 ft
Coordinates: 8° 29´ 30´´ N 40° 0´ 30´´ W (unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; unknown
Collecting Date: 26/6/1986-26/6/1986 (1986-06-26)
Collecting Time: 0830-0915
Ich. Field Number: BWP1068-21
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 0830-0915]
Collectors
G. Richard Harbison
Identifiers
field number: BWP1068-21
group number: 189
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Remarks: Possibly Rhamphocetichthys or Cetichthys fide J.Paxton (pers com. 2009). Xray availble.
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