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MCZ Ichthyology 18106

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]

  • None

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

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked unknown 1 History (3)
Remarks: Previous inventory lists specimens in TANK 054, however this tank is no longer used and disposition of this specimen is considered unknown (A.Williston 2017).

Attribute Value Determination On
age class adult [no agent data]

  • None

  • Head only. Storage per family tank list (IEB 1997). Not found during tank inventory, XI-2007.

  • 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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