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  • Ichthyology 132802 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Neonesthes capensis
  • whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • Center of warm-core Gulf Stream meander/ring 82H [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-1007 m]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Slope Water
  • 30/9/1982-30/9/1982 (1982-09-30)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Neonesthes capensis (Gilchrist and von Bonde, 1924)
Animalia Astronesthidae Neonesthes capensis
Cape snaggletooth
Identified by James E. Craddock
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Craddock_JE]
Marranzino and Webb 2018, Page 10, Figured of Neonesthes capensis
3D reconstructions of ╬╝CT data revealing cranial osteology showing fully and partially ossified lateral line canals
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: Center of warm-core Gulf Stream meander/ring 82H [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-1007 m]
Verbatim Locality: Center of warm-core Gulf Stream meander/ring 82H
Locality Remarks: Coordinates indicate initial position at station.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: MOCNESS 20
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 1007 m
Coordinates: 39° 30´ 6´´ N 64° 14´ 18´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 30/9/1982-30/9/1982 (1982-09-30)
Collecting Time: 2331-0040
Ich. Field Number: MOC20-057,0
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 2331-0040]
RV Knorr 98
field number: MOC20-057,0
group number: 150
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) Good in collection 1
standard length: 147 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
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