Analysis Detail

ISOBank Number: 44130

Lab Sample ID
M_ND_Weaned_2016_GC_35
User Sample ID
M_ND_Weaned_2016_GC_35
Sample Measurement ID
M_ND_Weaned_2016_GC_35

Measurements

Measurement Type Value Unit Scale
C:N Ratio 3.55 n/a n/a
d15N 11.9 per mille air
d13C -18.5 per mille VPDB
%N 14.6 None None
%C 51.9 None None

Additional Metadata

Quality Assurance and Control
Analysis Type
bulk solid
Analytical Matrix or Compound
bulk tissue
Instrumentation
EA-IRMS
Normalization
2 point
Primary Reference Material
USGS42; USGS43; IAEA-N1; IAEA-N677
Material Sample
Material Type
baleen
Preparation Description
Whale was stranded August 06, 2016.
Preparation Protocol
Busquets-Vass et al., 2017
Preparation Step
serial subsampling
Subsample Datum Point
Baleen subsampled at one centimeter intervals. Zero represents the section of the baleen closest or embedded in the gum of the whale.
Subsample Position
35.00
Subsample Position Unit
cm
Collection Context
Collected Sample Source
existing collection
Investigator Information
Investigator Email
busquets@unm.edu
Investigator Name
Geraldine Busquets-Vass
Investigator ORCID Identifier
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2867-8283
Collection Location
Collection Locality
Punta final de San Luis Gonzaga, Gulf of California
Material-specific Information
Organism Sex
unknown
Scientific Name
Balaenoptera musculus
Taxonomic Rank
species