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CAS-ICH 67918 Grammatorcynus bicarinatus   [Catalog of Fishes]       ID by/date  Scombridae
Counts (Alc/Skel/CS) 1/0/0 Prep Type - Preservative alc Other/Previous Number Size 442 mm
Collector; Vessel R.A. Gaines, A.W. Scott, Damian  Field Number GVF 0933 Date Collected 6 Oct 1956 : 1325
Continent/Ocean Pacific Ocean / Indo-West Pacific Country Palau State County
Water Body Drainage Island Group Island
Depth 2-3 ft Width Salinity Gear trolling at 4 knots, caught on a spoon
Locality East side of Velasco Reef; open water over flat plain of dead coral and sand; water clear, ca. 9 fms. deep.
Latitude-Longitude 8°19'0"N, 134°39'48"E Bottom Type sand, dead coral
Acc. Number Specimen Remarks
Collecting Event Remarks see GVF 933 (sta. 147) for more data.