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    River Carpsucker
    Carpiodes carpio
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Catostomidae
    Donor Genus: Carpiodes
    Donor Species: carpio
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 2
    Donor Preparation: alcohol
    Donor Collector: J.E. Sublette, et al.
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: None
    Donor Collected Date: 1975.11.29
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: Rio Grande R.
    Donor Country: None
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Eddy
    Donor Locality: at pipeline crossing, just above El Paso; T26S R29E S8
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    J.E. Sublette

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Nov. 29, 1975
    Collecting Event ID: 16489
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Taxon: Carpiodes carpio
    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.
    Internal conflict - Eddy County is in New Mexico, 100 miles from El Paso. Assumed to be within Texas, at Rio Grande along the El Paso stretch.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 2


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    Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
    HUC Subbasin: Rio Grande-Fort Quitman
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Ascarate Lake-Rio Grande
    HUC 12 Code: 130401000107
    Jurisdiction: El Paso, Texas
    Description: Rio Grande, El Paso
    Latitude/Longitude: 31.75367 N, -106.42854 W
    Error: 11680.6 m


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