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Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 2008-03-01

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida | off Amelia Island

Current Identification
Sphoeroides maculatus (Bloch and Schneider, 1801)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Acanthopterygii Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontoidei Tetraodontidae
Common Name(s): Swellfish; northern puffer
Determiner: Ledger
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Ledger/1994]
Previous Identification
Tetraodon turgidus (Kottelat, 2000)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Acanthopterygii Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontoidei Tetraodontidae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: ]

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  • field number: SHS:AMELIA
  • group number: 783

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]

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  • Donor: Williams College

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Florida
  • Specific Locality:
  • off Amelia Island
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Amelia Island, North Florida; Rec'd. 1861.
  • Habitat Description:
  • [SALINITY: M]
  • Georeference:
  • 30.6175460, -81.412558 (Error radius: 9720m) By: Andrew D. Williston on 2014-07-18 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 2008-03-01
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
  • Ich. Field Number:
  • SHS:AMELIA
  • Collector:
  • Samuel Hubbard Scudderlinked data icon

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Media type: text, Ichthyology 12251; 12252; 12253; 12254; 12255; 12256; 12257; 12258; 12259; 12260; 12261; 12262; 12263; 12264; 12265; 12266; 12267; 12268; 12269; 12270; 12271; 12272; 12273; 12274; 12275 Description: MCZ Ichthyology Fish 012001-018000, pg.11

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: MCZ:Ich:12251 Description: MCZ Ichthyology Fish 012001-018000, pg.11

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