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Paratype of Ogcocephalus rostellum

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 1993-03-01

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida | New Smyrna

Current Identification
Ogcocephalus rostellum Bradbury, 1980
Animalia Chordata Craniata Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Paracanthopterygii Lophiiformes Ogcocephalioidea Ogcocephalidae
Common Name(s): palefin batfish
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Bradbury_M]

  • field number: NEW_SMYRNA
  • group number: 298

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked unknown 1 History

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

  • None

  • In: Proc Calif Acad Sci 42(7):267-269, fig 21, 24A-B. Other PTs at MCZ 45088-45093.

  • None

  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Western Central
  • Country:
  • United States
  • State/Province:
  • Florida
  • Specific Locality:
  • New Smyrna
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • New Smyrna
  • Habitat Description:
  • [SALINITY: M]
  • Locality Remarks:
  • cataloged in 1932. Data reviewed based on GNIS database and county information added if confirmed (M. Cameron, 1996).
  • Georeference:
  • 29.0474490, -80.892303 (Error radius: 3627m) By: Michelle Vanderwel on 2013-05-21 (Source: unknown)
  • Datum:
  • WGS84
  • Coordinates Entered As:
  • decimal degrees
  • Collecting Source:
  • wild caught
  • Began Date / Ended Date:
  • 1700-01-01 / 1993-03-01
  • Verbatim Date:
  • [no verbatim date data]
  • Collecting Event Remarks:
  • End of date collected range set to latest date of data entry for a cataloged item in this collecting event
  • Ich. Field Number:
  • NEW_SMYRNA
  • Collector:
  • [no agent data]

  • None

Media of type text, Ichthyology 32916;32917;32918;32919;32920;32921;32922;32923;32924;32925;32926;32927;32928;32929;32930;32931;32932;32933;32934;32935;32936;32937;32938;32939;32940. Description:MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.55

(Media Record)(media file)

Ledger page for: Ichthyology Description: MCZ Ichthyology Fish 031601-037540, pg.55

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