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TNHC27424

Dusky Shark
Carcharhinus obscurus
Specimen Details

Verbatim Donor Data

Donor Family: None
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: None
Donor Collected Date: 1951.5.16
Donor Field Number: None
Donor Drainage: None
Donor Country: United States
Donor State: Texas
Donor County: None
Donor Locality: 60-70 m. S. of Port Aransas
Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
Donor Latitude: None
Donor Longitude: None
Donor Latitude DMS: None
Donor Longitude DMS: None
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Collector(s)

Henry H. Hildebrand

Collecting Event

Collected: May 16, 1951
Collecting Event ID: 26979
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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.
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Marine
Suspect Notes: None
Number of Occurrence Records: 1

Locality

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