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    Whip Eel
    Bascanichthys scuticaris
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Ophichthidae
    Donor Genus: Bascanichthys
    Donor Species: scuticaris
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 2
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: Espey Huston & Associates
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: MinSL: 280|MaxSL: 500|Questionable: No|Current: Yes|
    Donor Collected Date: 1980.10.22-1980.10.22
    Donor Field Number: Z10301484-B-4(E
    Donor Drainage: WaterBody: Matagorda Bay
    Donor Country: USA
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: Matagorda
    Donor Locality: Matagorda Bay, Caranchua, Station E2
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: Salinity: F|
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    None Espey Huston, Associates
    None Espey Huston & Associates

    Collecting Event

    Collected: Oct. 22, 1980
    Collecting Event ID: 9497
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    Taxon: Bascanichthys scuticaris
    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.
    Treated as shown.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 2


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    Ecoregion: Gulf Coast Prairies & Marshes
    HUC Subbasin: East Matagorda Bay
    HUC Subwatershed Name: Matagorda Bay
    HUC 12 Code: 121004010500
    Jurisdiction: Jackson, Texas
    Description: Carancahua Bay
    Latitude/Longitude: 28.69976 N, -96.39973 W
    Error: 9025.2 m


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