Occurrence record: CMNFI:CMNFI 1977-0035.34

PreservedSpecimen of Abalistes stellatus (Anonymous, 1798) | Starry triggerfish recorded on 1977-09-13; time: 14:30; duration: 5 h


Data resource dr74
Institution code Supplied institution code "CMN"
Catalog number CMNFI 1977-0035.34
Occurrence ID a733d620-6184-1844-9790-6471aaf263af
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations fluid
Identified by Winterbottom, Richard
Identified date 1977-11
Collector Dentry, W. William
Supplied as "Dentry, William"
Record number 14(25-2)
Individual count 4
License 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 eng
Bibliographic citation Abalistes stellatus (CMNFI 1977-0035.34)
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 1977-11


Collecting date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "1977-09-13; time: 14:30; duration: 5 h"
Date precision Not Supplied
Verbatim event date 1977-09-13; time: 14:30; duration: 5 h


Higher classification Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata; Actinopterygii; Neopterygii; Teleostei; Acanthopterygii; Tetraodontiformes; Tetraodontoidei; Balistoidea; Balistidae; Abalistes
Scientific name Abalistes stellatus (Anonymous, 1798)
Supplied scientific name "Abalistes stellatus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Starry triggerfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Balistidae
Genus Abalistes
Species Abalistes stellatus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Anonymous, 1798)


Country Malaysia
State / Province Sabah (State)
Locality South China Sea, south of P. Gaya and between P. Loney and P. Manukan
Latitude 5.996667
Longitude 115.978333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNFI 1977-0035
Verbatim longitude 115° 58' 42" E
Verbatim latitude 5° 59' 48" N

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