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Bay Anchovy
Anchoa mitchilli
Specimen Details

Verbatim Donor Data

Donor Family: None
Donor Genus: Anchoa
Donor Species: mitchilli
Donor Hybrid Species: None
Donor Subspecies: None
Donor Num Specimens: 16
Donor Preparation: None
Donor Collector: J.L. Van Tassell, D.R. Robertson, L. Tornabene & F. Pezold
Donor Determiner: None
Donor Specimen Notes: None
Donor Collected Date: 2007.10.18
Donor Field Number: JVT-07-798
Donor Drainage: None
Donor Country: USA
Donor State: Texas
Donor County: None
Donor Locality: Laguna Madre, upper bay
Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
Donor Latitude: None
Donor Longitude: None
Donor Latitude DMS: 29.606689
Donor Longitude DMS: -97.252453


J.L. Van Tassell
D.R. Robertson
L. Tornabene
Frank L. Pezold

Collecting Event

Collected: Oct. 18, 2007
Collecting Event ID: 16061
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Taxon: Anchoa mitchilli
Determiner: Agent object
Staff Notes:
Not flagged for specimen examination. By default we accept donor specimen determinations (after synonymization to our taxonomy). If georeferenced to TX this record has been considered in spatial context with other occurrences of this species and accepted as correct.
Range covers Laguna Madre from Corpus Christi Bay to Rincon de San Jose
Suspect Notes: None
Number of Occurrence Records: 16


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Ecoregion: Gulf Coast Prairies & Marshes
HUC Subbasin: Central Laguna Madre
HUC Subwatershed Name: Middle Laguna Madre
HUC 12 Code: 121102070000
Jurisdiction: Kenedy, Texas
Description: Laguna Madre, upper bay
Latitude/Longitude: 27.26523 N, -97.39577 W
Error: 49917.0 m


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