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    American Eel
    Anguilla rostrata
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: None
    Donor Genus: Anguilla
    Donor Species: rostrada
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 1
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: None
    Donor Determiner: Lea
    Donor Specimen Notes: presence in collection: X | boxed: 2 | SL: 30 |
    Donor Collected Date: 1972.4.8
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: None
    Donor State: None
    Donor County: None
    Donor Locality: 15.2 miles S of the junction of TX Hwy 124 and TX Hwy 73 on TX Hwy 124; bar ditch
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    S. Lea
    J. Ruffing

    Collecting Event

    Collected: April 8, 1972
    Collecting Event ID: 16964
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Taxon: Anguilla rostrata
    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.
    Measured by road.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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    Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
    HUC Subbasin: East Galveston Bay
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Spindletop Ditch
    HUC 12 Code: 120402020300
    Jurisdiction: Chambers, Texas
    Description: Jct. State Hwy 73 and State Hwy 124
    Latitude/Longitude: 29.61008 N, -94.38232 W
    Error: 230.1 m


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