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Mitsukurina owstoni

Collector:
A. Owston
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Depth (m):
274 - 366
Preparation:
Dry Osteological Specimen
Specimen Notes
Prep Count:
1
3
Place:
Japan. Between Umezawa & Mayegawa, Near Kozu, Sagami Bay, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, Pacific
Collection Date:
26 Feb 1903
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Chondrichthyes Lamniformes Mitsukurinidae
Published Name:
Mitsukurina owstoni
Accession Number:
042120
Other Numbers:
Other Number : 50972
Original Number : 7530
USNM Number:
110992
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Skin; bones in alcohol as usnm no. 50972; original no. owston collection 7530; length 11 feet
Record Last Modified:
19 Aug 2014
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NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
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Mitsukurina owstoni

Collector:
A. Owston
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific
Depth (m):
274 - 366
Prep Count:
1
Place:
Japan. Between Umezawa & Mayegawa, Near Kozu, Sagami Bay, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, Pacific
Collection Date:
26 Feb 1903
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Chondrichthyes Lamniformes Mitsukurinidae
Published Name:
Mitsukurina owstoni
Accession Number:
042120
USNM Number:
50972
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Bones in alcohol. USNM 110992 in osteo coll. is dried skin; 11 feet long; tooth exchanged to LACM 4/2/73, 4 pieces of vertebrae lost or destroyed while on loan to Shelton Applegate at LACM 1965; original no. Owston collection 7530. Tissue sample was provided to Stephen Harrison, Queens University of Belfast, Aug. 1999.
Record Last Modified:
19 Aug 2014
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Notes on an adult goblin shark (Mitsukurina owstoni) of Japan

Author:
Bean, Barton A.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1905
Topic:
Natural History
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 28(1409): 815-818, 2 figs..
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.28-1409.815
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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