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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality[verbatim Depth:746-449 M]
Latitude36.0733333333
Longitude-71.495
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeIch
Catalog Number73454
Collected ByRv Oceanus 125, Karsten E. Hartel
Date Collected1982-08-19

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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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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
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RoleSenior Database Manager
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RoleSenior Database Manager
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDerichthys serpentinus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Craniata Elopomorpha Gnathostomata Actinopterygii Neopterygii Angulliformes Congroidei Derichthyidae Derichthys serpentinus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAngulliformes
FamilyDerichthyidae
GenusDerichthys
Specific Epithetserpentinus
Scientific Name AuthorsGill, 1884
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDavid G. Smith
Catalog Number73454
Other Catalog Numbersfield number=MOC20-050,2; group number=93
Preparationswhole animal (alcohol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeIch
Occurrence IDMCZ:Ich:73454
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRV Oceanus 125, Karsten E. Hartel
Field NumberMOC20-050,2
Date Collected1982-08-19
Verbatim Date Collected19/8/1982-19/8/1982
Start Day of Year0
Sampling ProtocolMOCNESS 20
Collection Remarksage class: larval
Locality
Higher GeographyAtlantic Ocean: North Sargasso Sea
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Water BodyNorth Sargasso Sea
Locality[VERBATIM DEPTH:746-449 m]
Decimal Latitude36.0733333333
Decimal Longitude-71.495
Verbatim Latitude36d 4m 24s N
Verbatim Longitude71d 29m 42s W
Maximum Depth in Meters746
Minimum Depth in Meters449
Georeference Protocolunknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters0
Geodetic Datumunknown
Georeferenced By[no agent data]
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-07-19 11:10:42.0
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