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    Identification Suspect?
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    Florida Pompano
    Trachinotus carolinus
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: None
    Donor Genus: Trachinotus
    Donor Species: carolinus
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 20
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: None
    Donor Determiner: Lee; Mcfadden
    Donor Specimen Notes: presence in collection: SW | boxed: NA | SL: 28-87 |
    Donor Collected Date: 1970.8.8
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: None
    Donor State: None
    Donor County: None
    Donor Locality: 12 miles SW of Sabine Pass, Texas on U.S. 87: Gulf of Mexico
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None
    No collector information is available for this record.

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Aug. 8, 1970
    Collecting Event ID: 12274
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Taxon: Trachinotus carolinus
    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.
    Assumed the town Sabine Pass, referenced from the city down State Hwy 87 for 12 miles. Locality placed on the edge of the beach in the water.
    Should be State Hwy 87, not US Hwy 87.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 20


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    Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
    HUC Subbasin: Sabine Lake
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Salt Bayou
    HUC 12 Code: 120402010300
    Jurisdiction: Jefferson, Texas
    Description: Sabine Pass
    Latitude/Longitude: 29.66671 N, -94.07347 W
    Error: 3923.6 m


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