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    Queen Triggerfish
    Balistes vetula
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Balistidae
    Donor Genus: Balistes
    Donor Species: vetula
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 1
    Donor Preparation: Museum Mount
    Donor Collector: Woodfin, Carol
    Donor Determiner: Woodfin, Carol
    Donor Specimen Notes: Primary Remarks: Original catalog number from Strecker Museum: F 02978 | AccID: 1726 | Cataloger/date: HLP/2007
    Donor Collected Date: 1969.4.2
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: USA
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Nueces
    Donor Locality: WaterBody: Port Aransas | SpecificLocality: Port Aransas
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: Locality Remarks: Freeze-dried; painted with acrylics; about 5 lbs
    Donor Latitude: 27,50,35,N
    Donor Longitude: 97,3,38,W
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    Carol Woodfin

    Collecting Event

    Collected: April 2, 1969
    Collecting Event ID: 18581
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    Taxon: Balistes vetula
    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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    Ecoregion: Ecoregion object
    HUC Subbasin: South Corpus Christi Bay
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Frontal Corpus Christi Bay
    HUC 12 Code: 121102020200
    Jurisdiction: Nueces, Texas
    Description: Port Aransas
    Latitude/Longitude: 27.83076 N, -97.06170 W
    Error: 1670.5 m


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