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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: 1
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: Shadowen; Friedrichs
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: MinSL: 0|MaxSL: 0|Questionable: No|Current: Yes|Previous No: IMS0799|Primary Remarks: Sphagebranchus teres became a synonym of Bascanichthys scuticaris|
    Donor Collected Date: 1953.7.5-1953.7.5
    Donor Field Number: Z18593
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: USA
    Donor State: Louisiana
    Donor County: Jefferson
    Donor Locality: Grand Isle, front beach
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: Salinity: F|
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None


    None Shadowen
    None Friedrichs

    Collecting Event

    Collected: July 5, 1953
    Collecting Event ID: 34855
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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.
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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