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    DMNH1166

    Atlantic Moonfish
    Selene setapinnis
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: None
    Donor Genus: VOMER
    Donor Species: SETAPINNIS
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: None
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: SEIFERT, W
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: None
    Donor Collected Date: 1980.10.15
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: United States
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Nueces
    Donor Locality: BAYS N OF PORT ARANSAS
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None
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    Collector(s)

    Wayne Seifert

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Oct. 15, 1980
    Collecting Event ID: 3091
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Determination

    Taxon: Selene setapinnis
    Determiner: Agent object
    Staff Notes:
    None
    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.
    None
    Original georeference point was moved from Harbor Island to bay waters. Species data reflects presence of obligate marine species, therefore, chances that specimens were collected in water are far greater than them being collected inland. Extent covers
    None
    None
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: No data

    Locality

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    Ecoregion: Gulf Coast Prairies & Marshes
    HUC Subbasin: Aransas Bay
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Aransas Bay
    HUC 12 Code: 121004050400
    Jurisdiction: Aransas, Texas
    Description: Bays north of Port Aransas
    Latitude/Longitude: 27.92529 N, -97.06494 W
    Error: 8059.6 m

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