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CAS-ICH 18483 Syngnathus arctus   [Catalog of Fishes]       ID by/date  Hubbs, C. L. / 1946 Syngnathidae
Counts (Alc/Skel/CS) 4/0/0 Prep Type - Preservative alc-75% EtOH Other/Previous Number Gy1,2,3 Size      
Collector; Vessel D.A. Simpson, H. Simpson  Field Number DAS 2-I-46C Date Collected 2 Jan 1946 - 4 Jan 1946 
Continent/Ocean Pacific Ocean / NE Pacific Country Mexico State Sonora County
Water Body Gulf of California Drainage Island Group Island
Depth Width Salinity Gear
Locality Inlet on Bocochibampo Bay, 3 miles northwest of Guaymas.
Latitude-Longitude 27.927887°, -110.950756°; uncertainty: 301 m (Source: FishNet Collaborative Georeferencing Project) Bottom Type sand & rocks
Acc. Number Specimen Remarks half-grown.
Collecting Event Remarks Water clear w/some sand in suspension, low tide (1-4') w/fast current; some grn. algae, much flor./faun. growth on rocks. Caught 1'-5' from shore. Water 62-70deg.F.