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  • Ichthyology S-748 MCZ Ichthyology
  • Raja ackleyi
  • whole animal (alcohol)
  •    Holotype of Raja ackleyi
  • Off Yucatán
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: Gulf of Mexico: Mexico: Yucatan
  • 1877-1878 (1877-01-01 - 1878-12-31)
Raja ackleyi Garman, 1881
Animalia Chordata Craniata Batomorphi Gnathostomata Chondrichthys Euselachii Rajiformes Rajidae Raja ackleyi
Identified by Karsten E. Hartel, Guido Dingerkus
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: [MUSE DETERMINER: Hartel_KE, Dingerkus_Guido/1986]
Garman 1881, Page 231, Holotype of Raja ackleyi
[pages: 231-231]
MCZ Bulletin Vol. VIII no. 11
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Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: Mexico
State/Province: Yucatan
Specific Locality: Off Yucatán
Locality Remarks: Precise collection date unknown.
General Habitat: [SALINITY: M]
Collecting Source: wild caught
Collecting Date: 1877-1878 (1877-01-01 - 1878-12-31)
Ich. Field Number: BLAKE:YUCATAN
USCSS Blake Expeditions
field number: BLAKE:YUCATAN
group number: 38
previous number: MCZ 748-S
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (alcohol) unchecked in collection 1
unspecified measurement: 411 mm ,
  [no agent data], 2010-03-19, muse migration
age class: adult
  [no agent data]
Remarks: In: Bull Mus Comp Zool 8(11):234-235. Figured in Mem Mus Comp Zool 36:pl 19 figs 1-2, and in FWNA 1: fig 29. Male.
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MCZ Ichthyology Sharks sh-000001, pg.30

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MCZ Ichthyology Sharks sh-000001, pg.30