MCZ Ichthyology 8844

Myxine glutinosa Linnaeus, 1758

Date Collected:

[date unknown] prior to 1993-03-01

Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Northeast: United Kingdom: England | off Liverpool

Media type: image;   Ichthyology 8844 Aspect: mouth,description

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Current Identification
Myxine glutinosa Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Chordata Craniata Myxini Myxiniformes Myxinidae
Common Name(s): Atlantic hagfish; Borer; Common hag; Hag-fish; Hagfish; Northern hagfish; myxine du nord
Determiner: Ledger
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Ledger/1993]

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  • field number: TFM:LIVERPOOL
  • group number: 7

Part Condition Disposition Count
whole animal (70% ethanol) poor in collection 3 History

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

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  • Donor: Liverpool Museum

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  • Ocean:
  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Ocean Region:
  • Atlantic, Northeast
  • Country:
  • United Kingdom
  • State/Province:
  • England
  • Sovereign Nation:
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Specific Locality:
  • off Liverpool
  • Verbatim Locality:
  • Liverpool
  • Habitat Description:
  • [SALINITY: F]
  • Georeference:
  • 53.5645520°, -3.5218510° (Error radius: 25418m) By: Andrew D. Williston on 2019-12-17 (Source: GEOLocate)
  • 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:
  • TFM:LIVERPOOL
  • Collector:
  • Thomas John Moore

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Media type: text; Ichthyology 8826;  8827;  8828;  8829;  8830;  8831;  8832;  8833;  8834;  8835;  8836;  8837;  8838;  8839;  8840;  8841;  8842;  8843;  8844;  8845;  8846;  8847;  8848;  8849;  8850;  154693;  154694;  154695;  154696;  154697;  154698;  154699;  154700 Description: MCZ Ichthyology Fish 006001-012000, pg.114;

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Ledger Entry for: 33 cataloged items from MCZ:Ich:8826 Tylosurus raphidoma to MCZ:IZ:1547...

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