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MCZ Invertebrate Zoology 45422

Homarus americanus H. Milne Edwards, 1837

Date Collected:

1963-08-12

North America: United States: Rhode Island | Whale Rock

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: migration

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Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
reference URI reference collection [no agent data], Method: migration 2011-03-06

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  • Originally from New York Zool. Soc. via Buffalo Soc. Nat. Hist. Narragansett Marine Lab., URI Outside tag reads "046"

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  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Rhode Island
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7007711 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Whale Rock
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • USA, Rhode Island, Whale Rock
  • Georeference:
  • 41.4437130, -71.423666 (Error radius: 301m) By: Brendan Haley on 2019-06-10 (Source: GEOLocate batch georeferencing, 2019-06-10)[Note: a coordinate uncertainty of 301m is given by Biogeomancer and GeoLocate when unable to determine an uncertainty]
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Collected On:
  • 1963-08-12
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 12/8/1963
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

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  • [Masked]

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