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  • Ichthyology S-847 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Hemigaleus pectoralis
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Figured, Holotype
  • Massachusetts Bay
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest: Gulf of Maine: United States: Massachusetts
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Hemigaleus pectoralis Garman, 1906
Animalia Chordata Craniata Neoselachii Selachii Gnathostomata Chondrichthys Elasmobranchii Galeomorphi Carcharhiniformes Hemigaleidae Hemigaleus pectoralis
Identified by Karsten E. Hartel, Guido Dingerkus
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Hartel_KE, Dingerkus_Guido/1987]
Citations
Garman 1906, Page 203, Holotype of Hemigaleus pectoralis
[pages: 203-203]
Garman 1913, Figured of Hemigaleus pectoralis
Plate 52; Pelvis of Antacea
 
MCZ Bulletin Vol. XLVI no. 11
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MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXXVI [Plates]
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MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXXVI [Text]
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
Specific Locality: Massachusetts Bay
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 42.3750954° -70.749485° (WGS 1984) , Error: 59668 m
Andrew D. Williston; 2007-01-03; N/A
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Ich. Field Number: JAC:MASSBAY
Collectors
J.A. Cutting
Identifiers
field number: JAC:MASSBAY
group number: 23
previous number: MCZ 847-S
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
Attributes
unspecified measurement: 650 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Bull Mus Comp Zool 46(11):203. [= Paragaleus pectoralis, fide Budker, 1935]. Figured in Garman, 1913 (Mem Mus Comp Zool 36: pl 4 fig 1-5, pl 50 fig 9, pl 52 fig 2, pl 58 fig 4) and Bigelow & Schroeder, 1948 (FWNA1:fig 45-46). Female. Good condition: abdomen slit, pelvic dissec., jaw damaged. See comments re locality by Compangno.;Donor: Boston Aquarial Gardens
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