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  • Ichthyology 58488 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Trichiurus lepturus
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  • Campeche Bay off Carmen.
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Mexico: Campeche
  • 16/3/1950-16/3/1950 (1950-03-16)
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Trichiurus lepturus Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Chordata Craniata Acanthopterygii Gnathostomata Osteichthyes Neopterygii Actinopterygii Scombriformes Trichiuridae Trichiurus lepturus
Atlantic cutlassfish; Australian hairtail; Common hairtail; Cutlass fish; Grey ribbon fish; Hairtail; Large headed hairtail; Large-head ribbonfish; Large-headed ribbonfish; Largeheaded ribbonfish; Pacific cutlassfish; Ribbonfish; cutlassfish; largehead hairtail; sable; sable del Atlántico
Identified by David G. Smith
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Smith_DG/1988]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Mexico
State/Province: Campeche
Specific Locality: Campeche Bay off Carmen.
Verbatim Locality: Campeche Bay off Carmen.; 10-20 fms.
Locality Remarks:
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Method: shrimp trawl
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 10 to 20 fms
Coordinates: 18.670365° -91.835264° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 10513 m
beniorkino; 2013-10-30; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 16/3/1950-16/3/1950 (1950-03-16)
Ich. Field Number: FJM50:0316
field number: FJM50:0316
group number: 731
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 13
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: 1 dissected, see invoice 01-045.;Donor: Mather_FJ
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