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    Identification Suspect?
    Examined? Yes No


    Gray Triggerfish
    Balistes capriscus
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Balistidae
    Donor Genus: Balistes
    Donor Species: carolinensis
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 1
    Donor Preparation: alc: 1 | c&s: 0 | skel: 0
    Donor Collector: C. T. Reed
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: Tank #: Tank 109 | Internal Record Number (IRN): 619876
    Donor Collected Date: 1936-1936
    Donor Field Number: CTR-4
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: U.S.A.
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Aransas
    Donor Locality: Locality: Snapper Banks (coral knobs) 35 mi SE of Port Aransas
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    Clyde T. Reed

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Jan. 1, 1936 - Dec. 31, 1936
    Collecting Event ID: 43986
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    Taxon: Balistes capriscus
    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.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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