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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
LocalityCoral Sea [verbatim Depth:2100-0 M]
Latitude-13.8416666667
Longitude148.3083333333
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeIch
Catalog Number97462
Collected ByG. Richard Harbison, Rv Lady Basten
Date Collected1981-12-04

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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 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
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePoromitra megalops
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Melamphaidae Poromitra megalops
KingdomAnimalia
Phylumchordata
Classactinopterygii
Orderstephanoberyciformes
FamilyMelamphaidae
GenusPoromitra
Specific Epithetmegalops
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJames E. Craddock, Karsten E. Hartel
Catalog Number97462
Other Catalog Numbersfield number=GRH1049; group number=363
Preparationswhole animal (alcohol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeIch
Occurrence IDMCZ:Ich:97462
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByG. Richard Harbison, RV Lady Basten
Field NumberGRH1049
Date Collected1981-12-04
Verbatim Date Collected4/12/1981-4/12/1981
Start Day of Year0
Sampling Protocol10m RMT
Collection Remarksage class: adult; standard length: 20mm
Locality
Higher GeographyOceania: Pacific, Western Central: Coral Sea
ContinentOceania
Water BodyCoral Sea
LocalityCoral Sea [VERBATIM DEPTH:2100-0 m]
Verbatim LocalityCoral Sea
Decimal Latitude-13.8416666667
Decimal Longitude148.3083333333
Verbatim Latitude13d 50m s S
Verbatim Longitude148d 18m s E
Maximum Depth in Meters2100
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
Modified2017-03-21 14:13:24.0
IDMCZ:Ich:97462
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dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeMuseum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
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dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdeg. min. sec.
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