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MCZ Ichthyology 1473

Cyprinodon elegans Baird & Girard

Syntype of Cyprinodon elegans

Date Collected:

1853

North America: United States: Texas | Comanche Springs, Rio Grande del Norte (Rio Bravo)

Current Identification
Cyprinodon elegans Baird & Girard
Animalia Chordata Craniata Acanthopterygii Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontoidei Cyprinodontidae
Determiner: Ledger
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Ledger]

  • field number: JHC:COMANCHE
  • group number: 343
  • previous number: USNM 686,Bd.35*

Part Condition Disposition Count
tissue (95% ethanol) good in collection 1 History
Remarks: Muscle; sub-sampled as part of NSF CSBR Holotype grant; transferred to MCZ-CRYO on 2023-01-09
subsampled by=Nina Black   determined date=2023-01-04   determined by=Nina Black  
whole animal (70% ethanol) good in collection 2 History

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]
associated grant Preserving the genomes of the type specimens in the MCZ (CSBR) By: Nina Black 2023-01-09

  • None

  • *then MCZ 1299. Paratypes in remarks.

  • None

  • Continent:
  • North America
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Texas
  • dwc:highergeographyID:
  • http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7007826 linked data icon
  • Specific Locality:
  • Comanche Springs, Rio Grande del Norte (Rio Bravo)
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Comanche Springs, Rio Grande del Norte (Rio Bravo)
  • Habitat Description:
  • [SALINITY: F]
  • Georeference:
  • 30.8145750, -102.86643 (Error radius: 73029m) By: Meaghan H. Sorce on 2018-09-25 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1853-01-01 / 1853-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 1853-1853
  • Ich. Field Number:
  • JHC:COMANCHE
  • Collector:
  • John H. Clark

  • None

Media type: text, Ichthyology 1451; 1452; 1453; 1454; 1455; 1456; 1457; 1458; 1459; 1460; 1461; 1462; 1463; 1464; 1465; 1466; 1467; 1468; 1469; 1470; 1471; 1472; 1473; 1474; 1475 Description: MCZ Ichthyology Fish 000001-006000, pg.59

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: MCZ:Ich:1451 Description: MCZ Ichthyology Fish 000001-006000, pg.59

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