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Atlantic Spadefish
Chaetodipterus faber
Specimen Details

Verbatim Donor Data

Donor Family: None
Donor Genus: Chaetodipterus
Donor Species: faber
Donor Hybrid Species: None
Donor Subspecies: None
Donor Num Specimens: 7
Donor Preparation: 7 alcohol; 0 skeleton: 0 clr&stained
Donor Collector: R. B. Brown
Donor Determiner: J.E.Bohlke, 1963
Donor Specimen Notes: group_number: 58I |
Donor Collected Date: 1948.April.2-1948.April.2
Donor Field Number: RBB48-4-2
Donor Drainage: None
Donor Country: USA
Donor State: Texas
Donor County: None
Donor Locality: Port Isabel Ship Channel.
Donor Collecting Event Remarks: salinity: M |
Donor Latitude: None
Donor Longitude: None
Donor Latitude DMS: ° ' ''
Donor Longitude DMS: ° ' ''


Roy B. Brown

Collecting Event

Collected: April 2, 1948
Collecting Event ID: 19538
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Taxon: Chaetodipterus faber
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.
Original georeference from locality ID#11973
Suspect Notes: None
Number of Occurrence Records: 7


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Ecoregion: Gulf Coast Prairies & Marshes
HUC Subbasin: South Laguna Madre
HUC Subwatershed Name: Bahia Grande-Brownsville Ship Channel
HUC 12 Code: 121102080900
Jurisdiction: Cameron, Texas
Description: Port Isabel Channel
Latitude/Longitude: 26.05991 N, -97.21073 W
Error: 1833.0 m


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