× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality[verbatim Depth:surface]
Latitude7.175
Longitude-45.3083333333
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeIch
Catalog Number156269
Collected ByRv Chain 035
Date Collected1963-04-20

From Recordset

http://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/

The Museum of Comparative Zoology was founded in 1859 on the concept that collections are an integral and fundamental component of zoological research and teaching. This more than 150-year-old commitment remains a strong and proud tradition for the MCZ. The present-day MCZ contains over 21-million specimens in ten research collections which comprise one of the world's richest and most varied resources for studying the diversity of life. The museum serves as the primary repository for zoological specimens collected by past and present Harvard faculty-curators, staff and associates conducting research around the world. As a premier university museum and research institution, the specimens and their related data are available to researchers of the scientific and museum community.

Contacts

Name MCZ Harvard University
Rolenone
Emailnone
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Paul J. Morris
RoleBiodiversity Informatics Manager
Emailmole@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Linda S. Ford
RoleDirector of Collections Operations
Emaillford@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
Name President and Fellows of Harvard College
RolePresident and Fellows
Emailnone
Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameHirundichthys speculiger
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Acanthopterygii Beloniformes Belonoidei Exocoetidae Hirundichthys speculiger
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassOsteichthys
OrderBeloniformes
FamilyExocoetidae
GenusHirundichthys
Specific Epithetspeculiger
Scientific Name Authors(Valenciennes, 1847)
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByNicolay V. Parin
Catalog Number156269
Other Catalog Numbersfield number=CH035-010; group number=334
Preparationswhole animal (alcohol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeIch
Occurrence IDMCZ:Ich:156269
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRV Chain 035
Field NumberCH035-010
Date Collected1963-04-20
Verbatim Date Collected20/4/1963-20/4/1963
Start Day of Year0
Collection Remarksage class: adult; standard length: 57-85mm
Locality
Higher GeographyAtlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Southwest: Amazonian
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality[VERBATIM DEPTH:Surface]
Decimal Latitude7.175
Decimal Longitude-45.3083333333
Verbatim Latitude7d 10m s N
Verbatim Longitude45d 18m s W
Maximum Depth in Meters.25
Minimum Depth in Meters0
Georeference Protocolunknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters115000
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeference RemarksLat. seconds and Long. seconds blank in MUSE (Fish). Set to 30, Maximum Error set to 115 km. in MCZbase
Georeferenced By[no agent data]
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-20 15:39:23.0
IDMCZ:Ich:156269
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:referenceshttp://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/guid/MCZ:Ich:156269
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeMuseum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunknown
dwc:dynamicProperties{"age class":"adult", "standard length":"57-85mm"}
dwc:dispositionin collection
dwc:institutionIDb4640710-8e03-11d8-b956-b8a03c50a862
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
specimen list