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CAS-ICH 200169 Scolecenchelys macroptera   [Catalog of Fishes]       ID by/date  McCosker, J. E. / 10 May 1998 Ophichthidae
Counts (Alc/Skel/CS) 7/0/0 Prep Type - Preservative alc-55% isopropanol Other/Previous Number Size      
Collector; Vessel Rengiil, Sumang, Fehlmann  Field Number GVF 0780 Date Collected 2 Nov 1955 : 1030-1530
Continent/Ocean Pacific Ocean / Indo-West Pacific Country Palau State Melekeok State County
Water Body Drainage Island Group Island Babelthuap I.
Depth Width 1-4 ft. Salinity Gear 2 qts. roticide, hand, dipnets
Locality Aimeliik Munic., Kyam Stream just s. of Medorum Village; water slightly brownish, turbid; no vegetation; soil, rock shore.
Latitude-Longitude 7°27'6"N, 134°29'23"E Bottom Type mud, gravel, rock
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Collecting Event Remarks see GVF 780 (sta. 270) for more data; above coordinates correct, ignore coordinates on other labels.