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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology 30391

Homarus americanus H. Milne Edwards, 1837

Date Collected:

1852-07

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northwest: United States | USA, Massachusetts, Essex, Kettle Cove, Manchester, North Shore of Massachusetts Bay

Current Identification
Homarus americanus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 linked data icon
Animalia Arthropoda Crustacea Multicrustacea Malacostraca Eumalacostraca Eucarida Decapoda Pleocyemata Astacidea Nephropoidea Nephropidae
Common Name(s): American lobster
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy

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Part Condition Disposition Count
partial animal (dry) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: One chela (unsure if right or left).

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  • Claw formally on exhibit.

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Northwest
  • Country:
  • United States
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • https://marineregions.org/mrgid/25365 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • USA, Massachusetts, Essex, Kettle Cove, Manchester, North Shore of Massachusetts Bay
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • USA, Massachusetts, Essex, Kettle Cove, Manchester, North Shore of Massachusetts Bay
  • Georeference:
  • 42.5772870, -70.731638 (Error radius: 321m) By: Jennifer Goldstein on 2020-05-04 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1852-07-01 / 1852-07-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • July 1852
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

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  • [Masked]

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