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    Tidewater Silverside
    Menidia peninsulae
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: None
    Donor Genus: Atherinidae
    Donor Species: None
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 0
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: Weed & Pray
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: None
    Donor Collected Date: none
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: Nueces-Rio Grande
    Donor Country: United States
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Cameron
    Donor Locality: "Laguna Madre, Point Isabel"
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    A.C. Weed
    L.L. Pray

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Jan. 1, 1922 - Dec. 31, 1924
    Collecting Event ID: 7287
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Taxon: Menidia peninsulae
    Determiner: Agent object
    Staff Notes:
    swim bladder opaque, short, squarred off
    Specimen examined and identified.
    Found on internet (http://www.tsha.utexas.edu/handbook/online/articles/PP/hgp9.html) - Port Isabel is synonomous with Point Isabel.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: No data


    Locality Photos
    There are no locality photos available yet.
    Ecoregion: Gulf Coast Prairies & Marshes
    HUC Subbasin: South Laguna Madre
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Lower Laguna Madre
    HUC 12 Code: 121102081000
    Jurisdiction: Cameron, Texas
    Description: Laguna Madre at Port Isabel
    Latitude/Longitude: 26.07672 N, -97.19990 W
    Error: 3072.2 m


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