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    Gray Triggerfish
    Balistes capriscus
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: None
    Donor Genus: Balistes
    Donor Species: capriscus
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 4
    Donor Preparation: alcohol 4 | skeleton 0 | clr&stain 0
    Donor Collector: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
    Donor Determiner: Mead/1954
    Donor Specimen Notes: SubInst/Cat#: SU 61309 | Group Number: 239 | Questionable ID: FALSE | MS: FALSE | Accession: 1972-III:20 | Storage Location: Main | Preparation: 75% ETHYL | Inventory: Unknown | Radiograph: FALSE | TaxHistory: N
    Donor Collected Date: 25-May-1954-26-May-1954
    Donor Field Number: OREGON 1074
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: Mexico
    Donor State: Tamaulipas
    Donor County: None
    Donor Locality: waterbody: | locality: Off Tamaulipas.
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: Depth: surface | Gear: dip net | Vessel: M/V Oregon |
    Donor Latitude: 24°0'N
    Donor Longitude: 96°50'W
    Donor Latitude DMS: 24
    Donor Longitude DMS: -96.833333


    None U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service

    Collecting Event

    Collected: May 25, 1954 - May 26, 1954
    Collecting Event ID: 33975
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    Taxon: Balistes capriscus
    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: 4


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    Ecoregion: No Info Available
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    HUC Code: No Info Available
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