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  • Cyema atrum
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Station 338B [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-275 m(fc)]
  • Indian Ocean: Indian Ocean, Western: High Seas
  • 29/5/1964-29/5/1964 (1964-05-29)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Cyema atrum Guenther, 1878
Animalia Chordata Craniata Elopomorpha Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Saccopharyngiformes Cyematidae Cyema atrum
Identified by Peter H. J. Castle
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Castle_P]
DeVaney et al. 2009, Page 411, Voucher of Cyema atrum

Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Indian Ocean
Country: High Seas
Specific Locality: Station 338B [VERBATIM DEPTH:0-275 m(fc)]
Verbatim Locality: Station 338B
Locality Remarks: Coordinates indicate initial position at station.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: 10'IKMT
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 0 to 275 m
Coordinates: 2° 20´ S 64° 54´ E (Datum: unknown) , Error: 115 km
[no agent data]; 2010-03-19; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Lat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in MUSE (Fish). Set to 30, Maximum Error set to 115 km. in MCZbase
Collecting Date: 29/5/1964-29/5/1964 (1964-05-29)
Collecting Time: 0220-0910
Ich. Field Number: APB7222
Collecting Event Remarks: [TIME: 0220-0910]
RV Anton Bruun 06
field number: APB7222
group number: 97
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
standard length: 97 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: Specimen dried out while out on loan to PJC, 1990. Digital xray available. One label in bottle reads 'gen.n. sp.n., Mead 1964.' Digital xray available.
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