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    FMNH113109

    Atlantic Needlefish
    Strongylura marina
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Belonidae
    Donor Genus: Strongylura
    Donor Species: marina
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 3
    Donor Preparation: alc: 3 | c&s: 0 | skel: 0
    Donor Collector: A. M. Landry, WFSC 689, MARB 485
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: Internal Record Number (IRN): 690104
    Donor Collected Date: 2001.9.29-2001.9.29
    Donor Field Number: WFSC689-24-01
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: U.S.A.
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Cameron
    Donor Locality: Sea / Gulf: Gulf of Mexico | Locality: Barracuda Cove northwest of South Jetty at Brazos Santiago Pass within the Laguna Madre complex; N of Brazos Island
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: Depth (meters): 1.5 |
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: 26.06
    Donor Longitude DMS: -97.16
    2

    Collector(s)

    A.M. Landry
    None WFSC 689
    None MARB 485

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Sept. 29, 2001
    Collecting Event ID: 13972
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Determination

    Taxon: Strongylura marina
    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
    Used combination of locality description and online map to pinpoint general area Barracuda Cove would be at. Extent covers entire area of Laguna Madre, with SH 100 as N boundary and Brazos Island as S boundary.
    Unable to find exact location of cove on maps. Description locates it as \"N of Brazos Island\" and \"within Laguna Madre complex\". Online site shows it to be S of SH 100: http://www.spadre.com/surfmap.htm.
    None
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 3

    Locality

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    Ecoregion: Gulf Coast Prairies & Marshes
    HUC Subbasin: South Laguna Madre
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Lower Laguna Madre
    HUC 12 Code: 121102081000
    Jurisdiction: Cameron, Texas
    Description: Barracuda Cove, N of Brazos Island
    Latitude/Longitude: 26.06845 N, -97.18290 W
    Error: 2428.5 m

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