Occurrence record: Occurrence:CAS 52805

Preserved specimen of Pterois recorded on 1964-11-24


Data resource Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Institution Supplied institution code "CAS"
Catalogue number CAS 52805
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "S"
Preparations 75% ETHYL
Identified by W.N. Eschmeyer/1983
License other
Associated occurrences FishBase:Occurrence:CAS 52805
Occurrence status present
Collection Code Occurrence
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1964-11-24
Verbatim event date 1964-11-24


Scientific name Pterois
Supplied scientific name "Pterois miles"
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Scorpaeniformes
Family Scorpaenidae
Genus Pterois
Taxonomic issues Matched to excluded species
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Name according to (Bennett, 1828)


Country Comoros
Locality ca. 3/5 mi. SW of S. Pt., Pamanzi I.; in lagoon. Sta. HA-9.
Latitude -12.8166666030884
Longitude 45.291389465332
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Africa
Coordinate precision Unknown
Distance outside expert range 0.0

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dataset name Fishbase occurrences hosted by GBIF-Sweden
rights holder Fishbase occurrences hosted by GBIF-Sweden

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