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Date Collected:

1872-08-13/1872-08-14

Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Mexico | Magdalena Bay

Current Identification
Scomberomorus sierra Jordan & Starks, 1895
Animalia Chordata Craniata Acanthopterygii Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Scombriformes Scombridae
Common Name(s): Mexican sierra; Spanish mackerel
Determiner: Ledger
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Ledger/1994]
Previous Identification
Cybium maculatum (Mitchill, 1815)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Acanthopterygii Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Scombriformes Scombridae
Determiner: [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: ]

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  • field number: HASS:MAGDAL
  • group number: 733

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked unknown 3 History

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]
fork length 352-468 mm [no agent data], Method: muse migration 2010-03-19

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  • Ocean:
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Pacific, Eastern Central
  • Country:
  • Mexico
  • Specific Locality:
  • Magdalena Bay
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Magdalena Bay
  • Habitat Description:
  • [SALINITY: M]
  • Georeference:
  • 24.6061370, -112.03169 (Error radius: 24275m) By: Andrew D. Williston on 2014-03-14 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1872-08-13 / 1872-08-14
  • Verbatim Date:
  • Aug 13 1872; Aug 14 1872
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • Belcher Point named specifically in J.H. Blake's Hassler Journal
  • Ich. Field Number:
  • HASS:MAGDAL
  • Collector:
  • Hassler Expedition

  • None

Media of type text, Ichthyology 16826;16827;16828;16829;16830;16831;16832;16833;16834;16835;16836;16837;16838;16839;16840;16841;16842;16843;16844;16845;16846;16847;16848;16849;16850. Description:MCZ Ichthyology Fish 012001-018000, pg.194

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: Ichthyology Description: MCZ Ichthyology Fish 012001-018000, pg.194