MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Ichthyology 157949 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Argyropelecus hemigymnus
  • whole animal (alcohol); whole animal (70% ethanol)
  • New York Bight Deep Water Dump Survey. Vicinity 38N 72W.
  • Atlantic Ocean: Slope Water: United States
  • 1974-1976 (1974-01-01 - 1976-12-31)
Argyropelecus hemigymnus Cocco, 1829
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Osmeromorpha Stomiiformes Gonostomatoidei Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus hemigymnus
Identified by University of Rhode Island
Nature of ID: migration
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
Specific Locality: New York Bight Deep Water Dump Survey. Vicinity 38N 72W.
Locality Remarks: Material from various station lumped as space saving measure. Lot to be used on exchange.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: mid water trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 38° ´ N 72° ´ 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: 1974-1976 (1974-01-01 - 1976-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: DWD:LUMP
Deep Water Dump 106 Project
field number: DWD:LUMP
group number: 149
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (70% ethanol) Good in collection 3
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 56
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Media Preview Image

image (image/jpeg)
Media Details
Media Preview Image