Occurrence record: CMNFI:CMNFI 1968-1494.9

PreservedSpecimen of Diodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758 | Longspined porcupinefish recorded on 1962-03-20


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature Fish Collection
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature Fish Collection
Catalog number CMNFI 1968-1494.9
Occurrence ID 4f0a851d-2538-5384-f0bb-c8e69cfde1bc
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations fluid
Identified by Stewart, Kenneth W.
Identified date 1962-07-
Collector Lindsey, C. Casimir
Supplied as "Lindsey, Casimir C."
Individual count 2
License CC-BY
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/fpjs-vpys
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Fish
Language en
Bibliographic citation (CMNFI 1968-1494.9)
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID https://doi.org/10.15468/va0trp
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNFI
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1962-07
Supplied as 1962-07-


Collecting date 1962-03-20
Verbatim event date 1962-03-20


Higher classification Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Actinopterygii; Neopterygii; Teleostei; Acanthopterygii; Tetraodontiformes; Tetraodontoidei; Tetraodontoidea; Diodontidae; Diodon;
Scientific name Diodon holocanthus Linnaeus, 1758
Supplied scientific name "Diodon holocanthus Linnaeus 1758"
Taxon rank species
Common name Longspined porcupinefish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Diodontidae
Genus Diodon
Species Diodon holocanthus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type sciname
Scientific name authorship Linnaeus 1758


Country Mexico
State / Province Baja California Sur (State)
Locality North Pacific Ocean at Cabo San Lucas
Latitude 22.9167
Longitude -109.917
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNFI 1968-1494
Municipality Cabo San Lucas
Verbatim longitude 109 55 00 W
Verbatim latitude 22 55 00 N

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