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  • Cryogenic 4258 MCZ Cryogenic
  • Brosme brosme
  • tissue (ethanol); tissue (frozen); tissue (ethanol) sample
  • Massachusetts Bay off Salisbury
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest: United States: Massachusetts
  • 7/30/2014
Brosme brosme (Ascanius, 1772)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Paracanthopterygii Gadiformes Lotidae Brosme brosme
Brismak; Torsk; Tusk; cusk
Identified by Maude Baldwin on 2014-07-30
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
Specific Locality: Massachusetts Bay off Salisbury
Verbatim Locality: Clipper Fleet deep-sea fishing trip, sailed from Salisbury; approximately 2-3 hours from shore
General Habitat: Deep sea fishing trip
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 0 to 0 m
Collecting Date: 7/30/2014
Maude Baldwin
collector number: CUSK1
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
tissue (ethanol) good in collection 1 transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2015-08-25
tissue (ethanol) subsample good on loan 1
tissue (frozen) Good on loan 10
Associated MCZ Collection: Ichthyology
  Breda M. Zimkus