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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPalau
State/ProvinceMelekeok State
LocalitySouth Side Of Channel To Melekiok Dock, S. Of Marukiyoko Pt.; Sandy Area W/ Rock & Coral On Top Of Fringing Reef.
Latitude7.486111
Longitude134.6375
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeIch
Catalog Number35798
Collected ByRikrik
Date Collected1956-08-21

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/ichthyology-collections/

The electronic catalog of the ichthyology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name David Catania
RoleCollection Manager, Ichthyology
Emaildcatania@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Luiz Rocha
RoleCurator
Emaillrocha@calacademy.org
Name David Catania
RoleCollection Manager, Ichthyology
Emaildcatania@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMelichthys vidua
Higher ClassficationActinopteri | Tetraodontiformes | Balistoidei | Balistidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopteri
OrderTetraodontiformes
FamilyBalistidae
GenusMelichthys
Specific Epithetvidua
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number35798
Preparationsalc-55% isopropanol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeICH
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:ICH:35798
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRikrik
Field NumberGVF 0875
Date Collected1956-08-21
Year1956
Month8
Day21
Sampling Protocolspear
Locality
CountryPalau
State / ProvinceMelekeok State
Higher GeographyPacific Ocean|Indo-West Pacific|Palau|Melekeok State|Babelthuap I.
ContinentPacific Ocean / Indo-West Pacific
IslandBabelthuap I.
LocalitySouth side of channel to Melekiok dock, s. of Marukiyoko Pt.; sandy area w/ rock & coral on top of fringing reef.
Habitatsandy w/ scattered rock & coral
Decimal Latitude7.4861110000
Decimal Longitude134.6375000000
Verbatim Latitude7°29'10"N
Verbatim Longitude134°38'15"E
Other
Languageen
Modified2002-07-03 00:00:00.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:ICH:35798
dwc:datasetID0938172b-2086-439c-a1dd-c21cb0109ed5
dwc:verbatimDepth3-4 ft
dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:eventRemarkssee GVF 875 (sta. 89) for more data.
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