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  • Ichthyology 166679 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Bathophilus chironema
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Puerto Rico [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-280 m]
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Sargasso Sea
  • 20/2/1981-20/2/1981 (1981-02-20)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Bathophilus chironema Regan & Trewavas 1930
Animalia Melanostomiidae Bathophilus chironema
Identified by Andrew D. Williston on 2017-01-05
Nature of ID: expert ID
Bathophilus pawneei Parr, 1927
Animalia Melanostomiidae Bathophilus pawneei
Pawnee dragonfish
Identified by Andrew D. Williston
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Williston_AD/2007]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Sea: Sargasso Sea
Specific Locality: Puerto Rico [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-280 m]
General Habitat: [SALINITY: ]
Collecting Method: IKMT
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 280 m
Coordinates: 19° 58´ N 66° 2´ 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: 20/2/1981-20/2/1981 (1981-02-20)
Ich. Field Number: UMEO:81006
James D. McCleave
and party
field number: UMEO:81006
group number: 151
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 60 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: NOTE: 7 pelvic fin rays. Digital xray available
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