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  • Ichthyology 126351 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Argyropelecus affinis
  • whole animal (alcohol); whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • [VERBATIM DEPTH:495- 0]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southwest: Amazonian
  • 19/9/1973-19/9/1973 (1973-09-19)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Argyropelecus affinis Garman, 1899
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Osmeromorpha Stomiiformes Gonostomatoidei Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus affinis
Identified by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Nature of ID: migration
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: [VERBATIM DEPTH:495- 0]
Locality Remarks:
General Habitat: [TEMP: 06.9-28.2][SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: 10' IKMT
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 495 m
Coordinates: 9° 3´ N 40° 41´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 115 km
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in MUSE (Fish). Set to 30, Maximum Error set to 115 km. in MCZbase
Collecting Date: 19/9/1973-19/9/1973 (1973-09-19)
Collecting Time: 2110-2310
Ich. Field Number: RHB2935
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 2110-2310]
Richard H. Backus
RV Atlantis II 078
field number: RHB2935
group number: 149
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) unchecked in collection 1
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked deaccessioned - exchanged 2 part created for loan 1995-23-Ich
standard length: 35-55 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
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