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CAS-ICH 91087 Thalassoma quinquevittatum   [Catalog of Fishes]       ID by/date  Chan, W. L. / 1960 Labridae
Counts (Alc/Skel/CS) 28/0/0 Prep Type - Preservative alc-55% isopropanol Other/Previous Number Size      
Collector; Vessel Atta; Kindaro; Harry (Rofen)  Field Number GVF 0344 Date Collected 14 Jul 1954 : 900-1130
Continent/Ocean Pacific Ocean / Indo-West Pacific Country Micronesia State Pohnpei State County
Water Body Drainage Island Group Island Kapingamarangi Atoll
Depth Width Salinity Gear rotenone, dipnets, and spears
Locality Outer reef flat and surf zone at Tewawaelal, extreme west end of atoll; 4.5 mi. off gravel/sand shore; extreme low.
Latitude-Longitude 01°04'27"N, 154°42'10"E Bottom Type coral, rock, and encrusting algae bottom
Acc. Number Specimen Remarks 4 of 32 removed for clearing & staining, 26 May 1976, by W.C. Freihofer.
Collecting Event Remarks See GVF 344 (sta. 41) for more data.