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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBrazil
State/ProvincePara
County/ParishSantarém
LocalityLago Da Piranha; On The East Margin Of The Rio Tapajos; 2.5 Km Northwest Of Alter Do Chao
Latitude-2.4848611
Longitude-54.9711111
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number189565
Collected ByBogota-gregory, Juan; Figueira
Date Collected2015-02-14

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The UF Fish Collection, dating to 1917, contains 214,205 lots and 2,300,803 specimens. Included are representatives of 8,250 species from 400 families. The collection includes 93 primary types and approximately 1,600 lots of secondary types representing 563 species. Also in the collection are 5,825 specimens of disarticulated and articulated skeletons representing 875 species. Especially notable are historic collections of large and important marine fishes as well as rapidly growing collections of freshwater fishes from Southeast Asia. In 2006, the museum expanded its program to archive frozen tissue samples with a newly established UF Genetic Resources Collection. Tissues of fishes are stored in -20ºC freezers and number 4,150 samples of 900 species. All specimens and tissues are databased online and available for loan.

Contacts

Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDistocyclus conirostris
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderGymnotiformes
FamilySternopygidae
GenusDistocyclus
Specific Epithetconirostris
Specimen
Catalog Number189565
PreparationsEtOH - 1; CT Scan - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID5dd8ff9e-916b-45e4-8430-f721ce9478f2
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBogota-Gregory, Juan; Figueira
Field NumberWGRC15-20
Date Collected2015-02-14
Year2015
Month2
Day14
Locality
CountryBrazil
State / ProvincePara
CountySantarém
Higher GeographySantarém, Para, Brazil, South America
ContinentSouth America
LocalityLago da Piranha; on the east margin of the rio Tapajos; 2.5 km northwest of Alter do Chao
Decimal Latitude-2.4848611
Decimal Longitude-54.9711111
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2018-10-19 10:43:11.0
ID5dd8ff9e-916b-45e4-8430-f721ce9478f2
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksCollection made at night. Clearwater; pH 6.63; DO 5.3 mg/L; conductivity 12.85 μS/cm.
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