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  • Ichthyology 18918 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Gila crassicauda
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • San Francisco
  • North America: United States: California: San Francisco
  • 1856-1862 (1856-01-01 - 1862-12-31)
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Identifications
Gila crassicauda (Baird and Girard, 1854)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinoidei Cyprinidae Gila crassicauda
thicktail chub
Identified by Cards
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Cards]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: California
County: San Francisco
Specific Locality: San Francisco
Verbatim Locality: San Francisco, mid-1800's.
Locality Remarks: Rec'd 1871. Data reviewed based on GNIS database and county information added if confirmed (M. Cameron, 1996).
General Habitat: [SALINITY: F]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 37.7° -122.267° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 0 m
ehernand_lacm; 2014-02-19; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Since no direction and/or distance was provided. An error polygon has been created to encompass area where specimen was collected.
Collecting Date: 1856-1862 (1856-01-01 - 1862-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: TGC:SAN_FRAN
Collectors
Identifiers
field number: TGC:SAN_FRAN
group number: 230
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 2
Attributes
standard length: 188-220 mm
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: CAUTION EXTINCT SPECIES. Digital image available
Media
 
Media of type image, MCZ:Ich:18918 Identified as Gila crassicauda.

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Media of type text, Ichthyology 18901;18902;18903;18904;18905;18906;18907;18908;18909;18910;18911;18912;18913;18914;18915;18916;18917;18918;18919;18920;18921;18922;18923;18924;18925. Description:MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.37

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Media Details
MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.37