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  • Thunnus thynnus
  • whole animal (alcohol); skin sample (70% ethanol)
  • Atlantic Ocean: Slope Water: United States
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
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Thunnus thynnus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Animalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Acanthopterygii Perciformes Scombroidei Scombridae Thunnus thynnus
Atlantic bluefin tuna; Blue fin tuna; Blue-fin tunny; Bluefin tuna; Bluefin tunny; Northern bluefin tuna; Squid hound; horse mackerel; southern bluefin tuna
Identified by Bruce B. Collette
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Collette_Bruce B]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
Locality Remarks: Surface trawl.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 41° 38´ 0´´ N 65° 33´ 0´´ W (Datum: unknown) , Error: 0 m
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2100-01-01)
Ich. Field Number: CARYN
RV Caryn
field number: CARYN
group number: 733
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
skin sample (70% ethanol) good on loan 1
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 490 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
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