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    Rio Grande Blue Sucker
    Cycleptus sp Rio Grande Blue Sucker
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: None
    Donor Genus: Cycleptus
    Donor Species: elongatus
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 3
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: S.P. PLATANIA, ET AL
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: None
    Donor Collected Date: 1991.5.2
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: RIO GRANDE
    Donor Country: United States
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Brewster
    Donor Locality: Rio Grande, between 16.1 to 20 miles upstream of Brewster-Terrell County line, between river miles 726.6 and 710.5.
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    Steven P. Platania

    Collecting Event

    Collected: May 2, 1991
    Collecting Event ID: 7322
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Taxon: Cycleptus sp Rio Grande Blue Sucker
    Determiner: Agent object
    Staff Notes:
    All records of Cycleptus elongatus from the Rio Grande drainage have been changed to this undescribed species (Burr and Mayden 1999; Buth and Mayden 2001; Bessert 2006).
    ID complete
    Point is placed at midpoint of given range as measured by stream upstream of Brewster-Terrell County Line. Half of distance between range extents is added to the starting extent.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 3


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    Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
    HUC Subbasin: Reagan-Sanderson
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Mal Paso-Rio Grande
    HUC 12 Code: 130402080207
    Jurisdiction: Brewster, Texas
    Description: Rio Grande, between 16.1 to 20 miles upstream of Brewster/Terrell County Line
    Latitude/Longitude: 29.77963 N, -102.47059 W
    Error: 3262.1 m


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