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  • Ichthyology S-1458 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Squalus cubensis
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Holotype of Squalus cubensis
  • Off Havana [VERBATIM DEPTH:'in deep water']
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Cuba: Havana
  • 2/11/1934-2/11/1934 (1934-11-02)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Squalus cubensis Howell-Rivero, 1936
Animalia Chordata Craniata Selachii Gnathostomata Chondrichthys Euselachii Squalomorphi Squaliformes Squalidae Squalus cubensis
Identified by Karsten E. Hartel, Guido Dingerkus
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Hartel_KE, Dingerkus_Guido]
Howell-Rivero 1936, Page 41, Holotype of Squalus cubensis
[pages: 41-41]
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Cuba
State/Province: Havana
Specific Locality: Off Havana [VERBATIM DEPTH:'in deep water']
Verbatim Locality: Off Havana
Locality Remarks: Collection date not clear, either 2 or 7 Nov 1934.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 23.191395° -82.460469° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 19366 m
Michelle Vanderwel; 2013-01-31; Source: unknown
Coordinate Remarks: Depths sometimes given but not possible to determine distance from shore for these records. Polygon includes area to 10 miles from shoreline, within city limits of Havana.
Collecting Date: 2/11/1934-2/11/1934 (1934-11-02)
Ich. Field Number: LHR34:1102
Luis Howell-Rivero
field number: LHR34:1102
group number: 28
previous number: MCZ 1458-S
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
unspecified measurement: 534 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Proc Boston Soc Nat Hist 41(4):45-47, pl 10A-C, 11. Figured also in FWNA1: fig 90B. Male. Fair condition, dried, skin sample removed. Skin sample in TYPE 02-1.
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MCZ Ichthyology Sharks sh-000001, pg.59