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CAS-SU(ICH) 32027 Carcharias nesiotes   [Catalog of Fishes] PARATYPE ID by/date  Snyder, John O. / 1904 Carchariidae
Counts (Alc/Skel/CS) 0/1/0 Prep Type - Preservative skeletal Other/Previous Number Size      
Collector; Vessel U.S. Fish Commission; USFC Steamer ALBATROSS Field Number ALBATROSS 3902 Date Collected 30 Apr 1902 : 817-853
Continent/Ocean Pacific Ocean / NW & Central Pacific Country United States State Hawaii County Maui Co.
Water Body Drainage Island Group Hawaiian Is. Island Moloka'i
Depth Width Salinity Gear six chain channels
Locality Mokapu Islet, off north coast of Molokai, S. 76 deg. 30', W. 9.4'
Latitude-Longitude 21.185611°, -156.922000°; uncertainty: 958 m (Source: FishNet Collaborative Georeferencing Project) Bottom Type grey sand, coral, shell
Acc. Number Specimen Remarks Jaws only: stored with oversize alcohol lots; Synonym of Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos (Bleeker 1856). Carcharhinidae.
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