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  • Ichthyology 30282 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Ambassis lafa
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Paratype of Ambassis lafa
  • Apia
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Eastern Central: Samoa
  • 1902-1902 (1902-01-01 - 1902-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Ambassis lafa Jordan & Seale, 1906
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Acanthopterygii Perciformes Percoidea Ambassidae Ambassis lafa
Identified by Cards
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Cards]
Jordan and Seale 1906, Page 253, Paratype of Ambassis lafa

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Country: Samoa
Specific Locality: Apia
Locality Remarks: From USNM
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -13.825273° -171.769801° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 2387 m
Megan Roberson; 2014-02-07; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 1902-1902 (1902-01-01 - 1902-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: APIA1902
[no agent data]
field number: APIA1902
group number: 473
previous number: Bur Fish 6301
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 14
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Bull US Bur Fish 25:253-254, fig 46. PTs not listed but reference is made in description to 'upwards of a hundred specimens' [p 254]. Digital image available
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