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  • Ichthyology 135573 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Argyropelecus sladeni
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • [VERBATIM DEPTH:0480-0500]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Eastern Central: Southern Mauritanian Upwelling
  • 13/11/1970-13/11/1970 (1970-11-13)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Argyropelecus sladeni Regan, 1908
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Osmeromorpha Stomiiformes Gonostomatoidei Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus sladeni
Identified by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Nature of ID: migration
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Specific Locality: [VERBATIM DEPTH:0480-0500]
Verbatim Locality: [coordinate data only]
Locality Remarks:
General Habitat: [TEMP: 09.5-09.7][SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: 10 ft IKMT
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 500 m
Coordinates: 16° 42´ N 19° 11´ 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: 13/11/1970-13/11/1970 (1970-11-13)
Collecting Time: 1518-1750
Ich. Field Number: RHB2052
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 1518-1750]
Richard H. Backus
RV Atlantis II 059
field number: RHB2052
group number: 149
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 49 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
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