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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality[verbatim Depth:70- 70]
Latitude25.675
Longitude-50.8416666667
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeIch
Catalog Number42514
Collected ByRichard H. Backus, Rv Chain 017
Date Collected1961-05-09

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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
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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
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 NameMelamphaes pumilus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Melamphaidae Melamphaes pumilus
KingdomAnimalia
Phylumchordata
Classactinopterygii
Orderstephanoberyciformes
FamilyMelamphaidae
GenusMelamphaes
Specific Epithetpumilus
Scientific Name AuthorsEbeling, 1962
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByAlfred W. Ebeling
Catalog Number42514
Other Catalog Numbersfield number=RHB0812; group number=363
Preparationswhole animal (alcohol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeIch
Occurrence IDMCZ:Ich:42514
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRichard H. Backus, RV Chain 017
Field NumberRHB0812
Date Collected1961-05-09
Verbatim Date Collected9/5/1961-9/5/1961
Start Day of Year0
Sampling Protocol10' IKMT
Locality
Higher GeographyAtlantic Ocean: South Sargasso Sea
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Locality[VERBATIM DEPTH:70- 70]
Decimal Latitude25.675
Decimal Longitude-50.8416666667
Verbatim Latitude25d 40m s N
Verbatim Longitude50d 50m s W
Maximum Depth in Meters70
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
Modified2015-10-02 08:24:28.0
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