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Alligator Gar
Atractosteus spatula
Specimen Details

Verbatim Donor Data

Donor Family: None
Donor Genus: Atractosteus
Donor Species: spatula
Donor Hybrid Species: None
Donor Subspecies: None
Donor Num Specimens: 1
Donor Preparation: 1 alcohol; 0 skeleton: 0 clr&stained
Donor Collector: ANSP Dept. Limnology-Guadalupe River Surv.
Donor Determiner: J.E.Bohlke, 1963
Donor Specimen Notes: group_number: 08D | primary_remarks: Head only.
Donor Collected Date: 1962.August.18-1962.August.27
Donor Field Number: GUA62-2A
Donor Drainage: None
Donor Country: USA
Donor State: Texas
Donor County: Calhoun Co.
Donor Locality: Goff Bayou; ca 2 mi above where it enters Mission Bay (near mouth of Guadalupe River).
Donor Collecting Event Remarks: salinity: M | \remarks: Guadalupe sta.2A.
Donor Latitude: None
Donor Longitude: None
Donor Latitude DMS: ° ' ''
Donor Longitude DMS: ° ' ''


None Academy of Natural Science Philadelphia Department of Limnology

Collecting Event

Collected: Aug. 18, 1962 - Aug. 27, 1962
Collecting Event ID: 20611
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Taxon: Atractosteus spatula
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.
Suspect Notes: None
Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
HUC Subbasin: East San Antonio Bay
HUC Subwatershed Name: Black Bayou-Green Lake
HUC 12 Code: 121004030100
Jurisdiction: Calhoun, Texas
Description: Goff Bayou
Latitude/Longitude: 28.50343 N, -96.80446 W
Error: 2507.4 m


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