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    Identification Suspect?
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    TCWC2021.01

    Atlantic Sharpnose Shark
    Rhizoprionodon terraenovae
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: None
    Donor Genus: Rhizoprionodon
    Donor Species: terraenovae
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 2
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: R/V Western Gulf
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: None
    Donor Collected Date: 1977.9.21
    Donor Field Number: None
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: United States
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Aransas
    Donor Locality: Gulf of Mexico; Gulf of Mexico, off Aransas Pass
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None
    1

    Collector(s)

    None R/V Western Gulf

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Sept. 21, 1977
    Collecting Event ID: 4437
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    Determination

    Taxon: Rhizoprionodon terraenovae
    Determiner: Agent object
    Staff Notes:
    None
    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.
    None
    Point placed at the pass connecting the Gulf of Mexico with the bays and extent runs to the town of Aransas Pass.
    None
    None
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 2

    Locality

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    Ecoregion: Gulf Coast Prairies & Marshes
    HUC Subbasin: South Corpus Christi Bay
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Frontal Corpus Christi Bay
    HUC 12 Code: 121102020200
    Jurisdiction: Nueces, Texas
    Description: Aransas Pass
    Latitude/Longitude: 27.84032 N, -97.05097 W
    Error: 13370.4 m

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