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    Smalltail Shark
    Carcharhinus porosus
    Specimen Details

    Verbatim Donor Data

    Donor Family: Carcharhinidae
    Donor Genus: Carcharhinus
    Donor Species: porosus
    Donor Hybrid Species: None
    Donor Subspecies: None
    Donor Num Specimens: 1
    Donor Preparation: None
    Donor Collector: Byers, S.
    Donor Determiner: Byers, S.
    Donor Specimen Notes: None
    Donor Collected Date: 1976.4.0
    Donor Field Number: NFN
    Donor Drainage: None
    Donor Country: None
    Donor State: Texas
    Donor County: None
    Donor Locality: Gulf of MexicoGulf of MexicoPort Aransas; UT tide trap
    Donor Collecting Event Remarks: None
    Donor Latitude: None
    Donor Longitude: None
    Donor Latitude DMS: 27.837672
    Donor Longitude DMS: -97.036491


    S.M. Byers

    Collecting Event

    Collected: April 1, 1976 - April 30, 1976
    Collecting Event ID: 38236
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    Taxon: Carcharhinus porosus
    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.
    Marine - coordinates put in gulf
    Suspect Notes: None
    Number of Occurrence Records: 1


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