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    Bluntnose Jack
    Hemicaranx amblyrhynchus
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Carangidae
    Donor Genus: Hemicaranx
    Donor Species: amblyrhynchus
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 5
    Donor Preparation: alc: 5 | c&s: 0 | skel: 0
    Donor Collector: None
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: Internal Record Number (IRN): 625567
    Donor Collected Date: 1951.11.14-1951.11.14
    Donor Field Number: OR-51-A23
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: U.S.A.
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Chambers*
    Donor Locality: Sea / Gulf: Gulf of Mexico | Locality: Gulf of Mexico: Galveston Harbor
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None
    No collector information is available for this record.

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Nov. 14, 1951
    Collecting Event ID: 22099
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Taxon: Hemicaranx amblyrhynchus
    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.
    Location of Galveston Harbor found at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Galveston_island_0001.png
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 5


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    Ecoregion: Gulf Coast Prairies & Marshes
    HUC Subbasin: East Galveston Bay
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Cane Bayou
    HUC 12 Code: 120402020400
    Jurisdiction: Galveston, Texas
    Description: Galveston Harbor, N of Galveston Island
    Latitude/Longitude: 29.35253 N, -94.76758 W
    Error: 4855.4 m


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