× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishBoone
LocalitySugar Creek, Sdg Collection No. 20, 2 Miles E Of Mechanicsburg In, Clinton Township
Latitude40.1732
Longitude-86.447
Institution CodeOhio State University - Fish Division, Columbus, Oh (osum)
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog NumberOsum 25536
Collected ByGerking, S. D. (shelby D.), Ricker, W. E. & Shockley, C.
Date Collected1940-07-15

From Recordset

http://fish-division.osu.edu​

Vouchered occurrence records for fish from the Ohio State University Fish Division.

Contacts

Name Meg Daly
RoleDirector, Assoc. Professor
Emaildaly.66@osu.edu
Name Norman Johnson
RoleDirector, Professor
Emailjohnson.2@osu.edu
Name Marc Kibbey
RoleAssoc. Curator
Emailkibbey.3@osu.edu
Name Brian Zimmerman
RoleSampling Coordinator
Emailzimmerman.205@osu.edu
Name Meg Daly
RoleDirector, Assoc. Professor
Emaildaly.66@osu.edu
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameEsox americanus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderEsociformes
FamilyEsocidae
GenusEsox
Specific Epithetamericanus
Specimen
Date Identified2014
Catalog NumberOSUM 25536
Preparations70% ethanol within container
Individual Count1
Life Stageadult
Sexundetermined
Institution CodeOhio State University - Fish Division, Columbus, OH (OSUM)
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence IDurn:lsid:biosci.ohio-state.edu:osuc_occurrences:OSUM__25536
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByGerking, S. D. (Shelby D.), Ricker, W. E. & Shockley, C.
Field NumberGerking Collection #20
Date Collected1940-07-15
Verbatim Date Collected15 July 1940
Sampling Protocol6' seine/30' seine
Field NotesACC: ; Group Number: 9; Effort: ; Length: 168 mmSL; HUC12: 51201100105; Comments: Precision Note: The precision for the locality coordinates is classified at the Section level (within the same Section or ~1 mi of the original point of collection). Date Note: Unspecified date in Summer 1940. Addl notes in Habitat field.;
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyBoone
Continentnorth america
LocalitySugar Creek, SDG Collection No. 20, 2 miles E of Mechanicsburg IN, Clinton Township
HabitatOld Comments: Water turbid. Bottom of sand. Very little aquatic veg. in stream bed. Overhanging trees. Rather abrupt banks. Stream width: 4-8 yds; Depth: 3'-4'. The date July 15 was chosen as a default for those entries listed in the catalogue as "Summer."; modifier:GC 20; preparation:40% Isopro; det_comments:168mm.
Decimal Latitude40.1732
Decimal Longitude-86.447
Georeference RemarksLocality:Fish; accuracy of geocoordinates estimated to be within 1 mile of original locality based on provision of locality description by collector verified with map program.
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-08-27T15:44:54Z
IDurn:lsid:biosci.ohio-state.edu:osuc_occurrences:OSUM__25536
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesMaptech Terrain Navigator
dwc:scientificNameIDurn:lsid:biosci.ohio-state.edu:osuc_names:295682
specimen list