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  • Ichthyology 146012 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Scopeloberyx opisthopterus
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-1000-0 m]
  • Atlantic Ocean: North Sargasso Sea
  • 2/12/1976-2/12/1976 (1976-12-02)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Scopeloberyx opisthopterus (Parr, 1933)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Acanthopterygii Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Beryciformes Berycoidei Melamphaidae Scopeloberyx opisthopterus
No common names
Identified by Michael J. Keene
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Keene_MJ Thesis/Dec-1980]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Sea: North Sargasso Sea
Specific Locality: [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-1000-0 m]
Locality Remarks: Specimens with net 2 labels but data indicate 0-1000-0 for all material from this station KEH 2008.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: MOC 10
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 1000 m
Coordinates: 37° 52´ N 67° 20´ 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: 2/12/1976-2/12/1976 (1976-12-02)
Collecting Time: 0025-0318
Ich. Field Number: MOC10-019,2
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 0025-0318]
RV Knorr 62
field number: MOC10-019,2
group number: 363
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 35 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]