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  • Ichthyology 22022 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Pomacanthus paru
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Dry Tortugas
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • [no verbatim date data] (1859-01-01 - 1868-01-01)
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Pomacanthus paru (Bloch, 1787)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Acanthopterygii Perciformes Percoidea Pomacanthidae Pomacanthus paru
French angel; French angelfish
Identified by Karsten E. Hartel
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Hartel_KE/1999]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Dry Tortugas
Verbatim Locality: Tortugas (received in June 1860 or received in 1861.)
Locality Remarks: * these collections made by Holder or with others. The name in the catalog may possibly be HOLDEN; see MCZ 13928. Data reviewed based on GNIS database and county information added if confirmed. (M. Cameron, 1996).
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 24.665151° -82.855398° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 5421 m
Karsten E. Hartel; 2017-01-06; Source: GEOLocate
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1859-01-01 - 1868-01-01)
Ich. Field Number: HOLDER:TORTUGAS
Dr. Joseph B. Holder
Capt. Daniel P. Woodbury
Dr. Daniel W. Whitehurst
field number: HOLDER:TORTUGAS
group number: 590
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 180 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Former TK063
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MCZ Ichthyology Fish 018001-024000, pg.161