Occurrence record: UAMZ:F1399

PreservedSpecimen of Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758 | Atlantic Mackerel recorded on 1967-09-27


Data resource University of Alberta Museum of Zoology Ichthyology Collection
Institution code University of Alberta Museums
Supplied institution code "University of Alberta Museums"
Collection code University of Alberta Museum of Zoology
Catalog number F1399
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:UAMZ:F1399
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations alcohol prep.
Identified by Scoggan, J. W.
Collector Gorham, S.W.
Supplied as "Gorham, S. W."
Individual count 1
License CC0
Rightsholder University of Alberta Museums
Dataset name University of Alberta Ichthyology Collection (UAMZ)
Language en
Bibliographic citation Scomber scombrus UAMZ F1399
Occurrence remarks S. Gorham on "A. T. Cameron"
Occurrence status present
Collection code UAMZ
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1967-09-27
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1967-09-27


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Perciformes | Scombridae | Scomber
Scientific name Scomber scombrus Linnaeus, 1758
Supplied scientific name "Scomber scombrus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Atlantic Mackerel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Scombridae
Genus Scomber
Species Scomber scombrus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Parent name usage Scomber


Higher geography North America | Canada
Country Canada
State / Province Nova Scotia
Latitude 42.05
Longitude -67.1833
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Continent North America
Location according to Canadian Geographical Names Data Base
Georeference remarks Originally georeferenced as 42°03'00'N - 067°11'00'W. Decimal degrees in Georeferenced Latitude/ Longitude fields should be updated to reflect real precision as per GBIF (i.e., decimal degrees).

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