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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
Locality[verbatim Depth:355-366m]
Latitude39.9583333333
Longitude-70.6416666667
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeIch
Catalog Number165421
Collected ByJohn K. Galbraith, Karsten E. Hartel, Fv Contender
Date Collected1995-09-14

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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 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
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Name Brendan Haley
RoleSenior Database Manager
Emailbhaley@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAmblyraja sp.
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Craniata Batomorphi Gnathostomata Chondrichthys Euselachii Rajiformes Rajidae Amblyraja
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassChondrichthys
OrderRajiformes
FamilyRajidae
GenusAmblyraja
Scientific Name AuthorsMalm, 1877
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJohn D. McEachran
Identification RemarksJaw, w. musculature only. Species either hyperborea or jenseni.
Catalog Number165421
Other Catalog Numbersfield number=CONTENDER:0801; group number=38
Preparationswhole animal (alcohol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeIch
Occurrence IDMCZ:Ich:165421
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJohn K. Galbraith, Karsten E. Hartel, FV Contender
Field NumberCONTENDER:0801
Date Collected1995-09-14
Verbatim Date Collected14/9/1995-14/9/1995
Start Day of Year0
Sampling Protocol140' Otter trawl
Locality
CountryUnited States
Higher GeographyAtlantic Ocean: Slope Water: So. New England: United States
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality[VERBATIM DEPTH:355-366m]
Decimal Latitude39.9583333333
Decimal Longitude-70.6416666667
Verbatim Latitude39d 57m s N
Verbatim Longitude70d 38m s W
Maximum Depth in Meters366
Minimum Depth in Meters355
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
Modified2015-10-05 09:36:27.0
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