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  • Invertebrate Zoology 92851 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Meganyctiphanes norvegica
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • North America: United States: Maine
  • 14/8/1912
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Identifications
Meganyctiphanes norvegica (M. Sars, 1857)
Animalia Arthropoda Crustacea Malacostraca Euphausiacea Euphausiidae Meganyctiphanes norvegica
northern krill
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Maine
Verbatim Locality: USA, Maine,
Collecting Method: 4 ft. net
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: to 80 m
Coordinates: 43° 26´ N 68° 6´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 115 km
[no agent data]; 2011-03-06; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in Original Data. Set to 30, Maximum Error set to 115 km. in MCZbase
Collecting Date: 14/8/1912
Identifiers
station number: 27
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection ca.20