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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)
Identifications
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
Collectors
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 2
Attributes
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