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    TNHC27422

    Dusky Shark
    Carcharhinus obscurus
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Carcharhinidae
    Donor Genus: Carcharhinus
    Donor Species: obscurus
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 1
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: Hildebrand,
    Donor Determiner: None
    Donor Specimen Notes: MinSL: 0|MaxSL: 0|Questionable: No|Current: Yes|Cataloger/Year: JR|Primary Remarks: Jaws only. Found in 18 A, March 2001, JR.|
    Donor Collected Date: 1951.3.9-1951.3.9
    Donor Field Number: Z27422
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: None
    Donor State: None
    Donor County: None
    Donor Locality: Approximately 100 mi. S. of Rio Grande
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: Depth: 32 fms|Gear: Shrimp trawl|Collecting Event Remarks: Captain Geo. Hamilton|
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: None
    Donor Longitude DMS: None
    2

    Collector(s)

    Henry H. Hildebrand

    Collecting Event

    Collected: March 9, 1951
    Collecting Event ID: 39299
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    Collecting Event Field Notes

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    Determination

    Taxon: Carcharhinus obscurus
    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
    None
    None
    Marine/not in Texas waters
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 1

    Locality

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    Ecoregion: No Info Available
    HUC Subbasin:
    HUC Name: No Info Available
    HUC Code: No Info Available
    Unknown Locality Name
    No Map Available Unknown Lat/Long

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