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Specimen Record

ContinentPacific Ocean / Indo-west Pacific
CountryMicronesia
State/ProvinceYap State
LocalityEast Of Gagil I.; Sand Flats On Inner Side Of Fringing Reef; Scattered Batches Of Coral And Sand.
Latitude9.5025
Longitude138.167778
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeIch
Catalog Number62636
Collected ByBapilung; Manggur
Date Collected1959-12-22

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/ichthyology-collections/

The electronic catalog of the ichthyology collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name David Catania
RoleCollection Manager, Ichthyology
Emaildcatania@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleProgrammer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Luiz Rocha
RoleCurator
Emaillrocha@calacademy.org
Name David Catania
RoleCollection Manager, Ichthyology
Emaildcatania@calacademy.org

Citation

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urn:catalog:CAS:ICH:62636. 62636. CAS Ichthyology (ICH). . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/beb74dc2-22ea-49e4-b1e3-bedb8e06e8f2. Accessed on September 19, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameScarus niger
Higher ClassficationActinopteri | Perciformes | Labroidei | Scaridae | Scarinae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopteri
OrderPerciformes
FamilyScaridae
GenusScarus
Specific Epithetniger
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByBellwood, D. R.
Date Identified1988-01-01
Catalog Number62636
Preparationsalc-55% isopropanol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeICH
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:ICH:62636
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBapilung; Manggur
Field NumberGVF 1917
Date Collected1959-12-22
Year1959
Month12
Day22
Sampling Protocol0.5 gal. rotenone, hand, dip net
Collection RemarksSEE GVF 1917 FOR MORE DATA.
Locality
CountryMicronesia
State / ProvinceYap State
Higher GeographyPacific Ocean|Indo-West Pacific|Micronesia|Yap State|Yap Is.|Yap I.
ContinentPacific Ocean / Indo-West Pacific
Island GroupYap Is.
IslandYap I.
LocalityEast of Gagil I.; sand flats on inner side of fringing reef; scattered batches of coral and sand.
Habitatsand
Decimal Latitude9.5025000000
Decimal Longitude138.1677780000
Verbatim Latitude9°30'9"N
Verbatim Longitude138°10'4"E
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-06-28 00:00:00.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:ICH:62636
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:verbatimDepth6-8 ft
dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:eventRemarksCoral Fish Project; see GVF 1917 (sta. 59-94) for more data.
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