MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Ichthyology 28598 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Macrurus liraticeps
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Lectotype of Macrurus liraticeps
  • Off Galápagos Is. [VERBATIM DEPTH:885 fms]
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Southeast: Galapagos Islands: Galápagos Archipelago
  • 3/4/1891-3/4/1891 (1891-04-03)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Macrurus liraticeps Garman, 1899
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Paracanthopterygii Gadiformes Macrouridae Macrurus liraticeps
Identified by Tomio Iwamoto, Yu.I. Sazonov
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Iwamoto, Sazonov/1988]
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIV [TEXT]
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIV [TEXT]
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIV [PLATES]
text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. XXIV [PLATES]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Galapagos Islands
Island Group: Galápagos Archipelago
Specific Locality: Off Galápagos Is. [VERBATIM DEPTH:885 fms]
Verbatim Locality: Off Galápagos Is.
Locality Remarks:
General Habitat: [TEMP: 37.2 F][SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: Large beam trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 885 fms
Coordinates: 0° 4´ 0´´ S 90° 24´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 3/4/1891-3/4/1891 (1891-04-03)
Ich. Field Number: ALBA3407
USFC Steamer Albatross
field number: ALBA3407
group number: 332
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
head length: 112 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: = Coryphaenoides anguliceps. Paralectotype to MCZ 63301.
Media Preview Image

image (image/jpeg)
Media Details
Media Preview Image

MCZ Ichthyology Fish 027801-031600, pg.32

text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Ichthyology Fish 027801-031600, pg.32