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    Amia calva
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Amiidae
    Donor Genus: Amia
    Donor Species: calva
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 2
    Donor Preparation: fluid
    Donor Collector: Texas, P.; Texas, W.L.
    Donor Determiner: Robinson, M.C.
    Donor Specimen Notes: PreparationType: fluid
    Donor Collected Date: 1967-04
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: United States
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Harris Co. (TX)
    Donor Locality: Crosby Lake by Humble about 40 air km NE of Houston
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: -95.25
    Donor Longitude DMS: 29.967


    P. Texas
    W.L. Texas

    Collecting Event

    Collected: April 1, 1967 - April 30, 1967
    Collecting Event ID: 21892
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    Taxon: Amia calva
    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.
    There is no lake in or near the town of Crosby other than Lake Houston, located 5 miles to the northwest. The record is assumed to be referring to Lake Houston. The coordinates given place the collection point within the town of Humble. They were not used
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 2


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    Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
    HUC Subbasin: West Fork San Jacinto
    HUC Subwatershed Name: San Jacinto Dam-Frontal Lake Houston
    HUC 12 Code: 120401010502
    Jurisdiction: Harris, Texas
    Description: Lake Houston
    Latitude/Longitude: 29.99239 N, -95.13798 W
    Error: 8404.7 m


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