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MCZ Ichthyology 18105

Elops saurus Linnaeus, 1766

Date Collected:

1872

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southwest: Brazil: Rio de Janeiro | Rio de Janeiro

Current Identification
Elops saurus Linnaeus, 1766
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Elopiformes Elopidae
Common Name(s): Bonefish; Bonyfish; Fiddler; Giant herring; John; Long cudja; Long john; Mariggle; Riverfish; Skipjack; Springer; banano; ladyfish; machete del Atlántico; silverfish
Determiner: Ledger
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Ledger/1993]

  • None

  • field number: HASS:RIOJAN
  • group number: 65

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1 History

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]
head length 163 mm [no agent data], Method: muse migration 2010-03-19

  • None

  • head only.

  • None

  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Southwest
  • Country:
  • Brazil
  • State/Province:
  • Rio de Janeiro
  • Specific Locality:
  • Rio de Janeiro
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Rio de Janeiro and environs
  • Habitat Description:
  • [SALINITY: M]
  • Georeference:
  • -22.902946, -43.173865 (Error radius: 46455m) By: Penny Benson on 2017-05-30 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1872-01-01 / 1872-12-31
  • Verbatim Date:
  • 1872
  • Ich. Field Number:
  • HASS:RIOJAN
  • Collector:
  • Hassler Expedition

  • None

Media of type text, Ichthyology 18101;18102;18103;18104;18105;18106;18107;18108;18109;18110;18111;18112;18113;18114;18115;18116;18117;18118;18119;18120;18121;18122;18123;18124;18125. Description:MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.5

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