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  • Ichthyology 118391 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Diaphus splendidus
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Center of warm-core Gulf Stream ring 82H [VERBATIM DEPTH:802-602 m]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Slope Water
  • 8/10/1982-8/10/1982 (1982-10-08)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Diaphus splendidus (Brauer, 1904)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Scopelomorpha Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus splendidus
Lanternfish; horned lanternfish
Identified by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Nature of ID: migration
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: Center of warm-core Gulf Stream ring 82H [VERBATIM DEPTH:802-602 m]
Verbatim Locality: Center of warm-core Gulf Stream ring 82H
Locality Remarks: Coordinates indicate initial position at station.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: MOCNESS 20
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 602 to 802 m
Coordinates: 39° 26´ 30´´ N 65° 21´ 42´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 8/10/1982-8/10/1982 (1982-10-08)
Collecting Time: 1252-1326
Ich. Field Number: MOC20-062,2
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 1252-1326]
RV Knorr 98
field number: MOC20-062,2
group number: 176
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 2
standard length: 15-46 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]