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  • Invertebrate Zoology 19631 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Homarus americanus
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • Off the Isle of ?
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1999-12-15)
Homarus americanus H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Animalia Arthropoda Crustacea Multicrustacea Malacostraca Eumalacostraca Eucarida Decapoda Pleocyemata Astacidea Nephropoidea Nephropidae Homarus americanus
American lobster
Identified by J. P. Hume
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: J.P. Hume
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: Off the Isle of ?
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 1999-12-15)
Collecting Event Remarks: End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 2
sex: female
[no agent data]
Remark: (gravid)
sex: male
[no agent data]
Remarks: "in exchange of free pub....". Original labels for specimen locality difficult to read., on Oversized HOMARUS shelf