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    Rough Triggerfish
    Canthidermis maculata
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Balistidae
    Donor Genus: Canthidermis
    Donor Species: maculata
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 1
    Donor Preparation: alc: 1 | c&s: 0 | skel: 0
    Donor Collector: A. M. Landry, WFSC 689, MARB 485
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: Internal Record Number (IRN): 692286
    Donor Collected Date: 2001.9.28-2001.9.28
    Donor Field Number: WFSC689-17-01
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: U.S.A.
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Cameron
    Donor Locality: Sea / Gulf: Gulf of Mexico | Locality: Rio Grande mouth and its terminus with the Gulf of Mexico, Boca Chica Beach; 4.7 km south of TX SH 4; West of Monica
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: Depth (meters): 0 | Depth To (meters): 1.6
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: 26.93
    Donor Longitude DMS: -97.2


    A.M. Landry
    None WFSC 689
    None MARB 485

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Sept. 28, 2001
    Collecting Event ID: 13974
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    Taxon: Canthidermis maculata
    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.
    Original georeference from locality ID#12588. Original notes: Treated as Rio Grande at Boca Chica Beach. Point is placed at mouth of Rio Grande and extent covers northward running US/Mexico border, which is likely an old river path, to coast.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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    Ecoregion: Gulf Coast Prairies & Marshes
    HUC Subbasin: Lower Rio Grande
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Outlet Rio Grande
    HUC 12 Code: 130900020501
    Jurisdiction: Mexico
    Description: Rio Grande at Boca Chica Beach
    Latitude/Longitude: 25.95602 N, -97.14608 W
    Error: 1650.5 m


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