Occurrence record: CMNFI:CMNFI 1968-1088.15

PreservedSpecimen of Alectis ciliaris (Bloch, 1787) | African pompano recorded on 1959


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 1968-1088.15
Occurrence ID 44c1de51-a142-1424-ad97-6bf0c9e2ebc1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations fluid
Identified by Ricker, K.
Identified date 1960-02
Collector Johannes, R.E.
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
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Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/fpjs-vpys
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Fish
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Alectis ciliaris (CMNFI 1968-1088.15)
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 1960-02


Collecting date 1959
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1959


Higher classification Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Actinopterygii; Neopterygii; Teleostei; Acanthopterygii; Perciformes; Percoidei; Percoidea; Carangidae; Alectis
Scientific name Alectis ciliaris (Bloch, 1787)
Supplied scientific name "Alectis ciliaris"
Taxon rank species
Common name African pompano
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Carangidae
Genus Alectis
Species Alectis ciliaris
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Bloch, 1787)


Country Panama
Locality Chame Point
Latitude 8.666667
Longitude -78.8
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNFI 1968-1088
Verbatim longitude 78° 48' W
Verbatim latitude 8° 40' N

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