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    Oyster Toadfish
    Opsanus tau
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Batrachoididae
    Donor Genus: Opsanus
    Donor Species: tau
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 2
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: Mosier, D. and F. Pezold
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: MinSL: 0|MaxSL: 0|Questionable: No|Current: Yes|
    Donor Collected Date: 1981.5.19-1981.5.19
    Donor Field Number: 13-M-81
    Donor Drainage: WaterBody: Matanzas
    Donor Country: USA
    Donor State: Florida
    Donor County: St. Johns
    Donor Locality: Matanzas River, lagoon, off W side of State Hwy A1A, 500 mi. N Marineland
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: Salinity: F|Collecting Event Remarks: Same locale as FP-182|
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    Doyle M. Mosier
    Frank L. Pezold

    Collecting Event

    Collected: May 19, 1981
    Collecting Event ID: 31333
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    Taxon: Opsanus tau
    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: 2


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