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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality[verbatim Depth:400-200m]
Latitude33.1666666667
Longitude-66.5983333333
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeIch
Catalog Number137883
Collected ByJames E. Craddock, Karsten E. Hartel, Rv Cape Hatteras 1692
Date Collected1992-11-06

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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NameArgyropelecus aculeatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Craniata Teleostei Gnathostomata Osteichthys Actinopterygii Osmeromorpha Stomiiformes Gonostomatoidei Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus aculeatus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassOsteichthys
OrderStomiiformes
FamilySternoptychidae
GenusArgyropelecus
Specific Epithetaculeatus
Scientific Name AuthorsValenciennes, 1849
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJames E. Craddock
Catalog Number137883
Other Catalog Numbersfield number=JEC92-27,2; group number=149
Preparationswhole animal (alcohol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeIch
Occurrence IDMCZ:Ich:137883
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJames E. Craddock, Karsten E. Hartel, RV Cape Hatteras 1692
Field NumberJEC92-27,2
Date Collected1992-11-06
Verbatim Date Collected6/11/1992-6/11/1992
Start Day of Year0
Sampling ProtocolMOCNESS10
Collection Remarksage class: adult; standard length: 7mm
Locality
Higher GeographyAtlantic Ocean: North Sargasso Sea
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Water BodyNorth Sargasso Sea
Locality[VERBATIM DEPTH:400-200m]
Decimal Latitude33.1666666667
Decimal Longitude-66.5983333333
Verbatim Latitude33d 10m 0s N
Verbatim Longitude66d 35m 54s W
Maximum Depth in Meters400
Minimum Depth in Meters200
Georeference Protocolunknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced By[no agent data]
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-07-12 15:22:09.0
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