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Specimen Record

CountrySeychelles Islands
LocalityBeacon Island, Off Port Victoria, Se Side Of Island.
Latitude-4.613954
Longitude55.52491
Institution CodeAnsp
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number179466
Collected ByR. Rosenblatt Et A. *
Date Collected1964-02-05

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Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Ichthyology Specimen Collection

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameApogon taeniophorus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopteri
OrderPerciformes
FamilyApogonidae
GenusApogon
Specific Epithettaeniophorus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByO. Gon, 2003
Catalog Number179466
Other Catalog Numbersex. ANSP 152457
Preparations1 alc; 0 sk; 0 c&s
Individual Count1
Institution CodeANSP
Collection CodeFISH
Occurrence IDurn:lod.ansp.org/catalog:ANSP:FISH:ANSP179466_5745B6BA-3555-4262-B4ED-4D738144299B_2015-5-14
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByR. Rosenblatt et a. *
Field NumberF-25
Date Collected1964-02-05
Verbatim Date Collected5 February 1964
Year1964
Month2
Day5
Sampling ProtocolPro-noxfish
Locality
CountrySeychelles Islands
Higher Geography0
Water BodyIndian Ocean
LocalityBeacon Island, off Port Victoria, SE side of island.
Decimal Latitude-4.613954
Decimal Longitude55.52491
Verbatim Latitude4°37'S
Verbatim Longitude55°31'E
Georeference ProtocolGEOLocate (Rios & Bart, 2010)
Location Remarks*D.Dockins, W.A.Starck; International Indian Ocean Expedition. Bottom coral, large rocks, some sand. See FN.
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters170
Geodetic DatumWGS 84
Georeference Remarkshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sainte_Anne_Marine_National_Park - specifies Beacon Island is also called ÃŽle Seche (shown as to east of coordinates given for Beacon Island in GeoNames). There is no island seen at those coordinates so uncertainty includes SE corner of islet ÃŽle Seche.
Georeferenced ByMichelle Vanderwel, FishNet 2 Collaborative Georeferencing Project 2012-2015 (NSF DBI-1202953)
Georeferenced Date2014/03/24 9:59:19 AM
Other
Languageen
IDurn:lod.ansp.org/catalog:ANSP:FISH:ANSP179466_5745B6BA-3555-4262-B4ED-4D738144299B_2015-5-14
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:verbatimDepth30-50 ft
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusCoGe_corrected_2015-02-04
dwc:dispositionin ANSP collection
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