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CAS-ICH 47075 Thryssa baelama   [Catalog of Fishes]       ID by/date  Nelson, G. / 1983 Engraulidae
Counts (Alc/Skel/CS) 12/0/0 Prep Type - Preservative alc-55% isopropanol Other/Previous Number Size      
Collector; Vessel Bolin, Rolf L.  Field Number GVF 1819 Date Collected 2 Oct 1958 : 1100-1400
Continent/Ocean Pacific Ocean / Indo-West Pacific Country Solomon Islands State County
Water Body Sundi R. Drainage Island Group Santa Cruz Is. Island Vanikolo I.
Depth 0-4 ft Width Salinity Gear poison
Locality About 1 mile from mouth, just above lografting station; at fall line.
Latitude-Longitude 11°37'40"S, 166°48'0"E Bottom Type sand, gravel, rubble & veg. debris on bottom
Acc. Number Specimen Remarks 3 of 15 specs. given to AMNH; 3 posteriormost rakers from 1st r. ceratobranchial (106.3mm spec.) removed for SEM prep. (#19 in series).
Collecting Event Remarks See GVF 1819 (sta. HK-140) for more data.