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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality[verbatim Depth:65- 75]
Latitude0.4583333333
Longitude-17.475
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeIch
Catalog Number79589
Collected ByRichard H. Backus, Rv Atlantis Ii 060
Date Collected1971-06-28

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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.

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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
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePsenes maculatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Acanthopterygii Perciformes Stromateoidei Nomeidae Psenes maculatus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassOsteichthys
OrderPerciformes
FamilyNomeidae
GenusPsenes
Specific Epithetmaculatus
Scientific Name AuthorsLütken, 1880
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDavid G. Smith
Catalog Number79589
Other Catalog Numbersfield number=RHB2296; group number=745
Preparationswhole animal (alcohol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeIch
Occurrence IDMCZ:Ich:79589
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRichard H. Backus, RV Atlantis II 060
Field NumberRHB2296
Date Collected1971-06-28
Verbatim Date Collected28/6/1971-28/6/1971
Start Day of Year0
Sampling Protocol10' IKMT
Collection Remarksage class: larval
Locality
Higher GeographyAtlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Eastern Central
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality[VERBATIM DEPTH:65- 75]
Decimal Latitude.4583333333
Decimal Longitude-17.475
Verbatim Latitude0d 27m s N
Verbatim Longitude17d 28m s W
Maximum Depth in Meters75
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
Modified2017-07-19 11:29:40.0
IDMCZ:Ich:79589
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeMuseum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunknown
dwc:dynamicProperties{"age class":"larval"}
dwc:dispositionunknown
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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