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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPalau
State/ProvinceHatohobei
LocalityInside Of Helen Reef Lagoon, N Of Channel On West Side In Back Of Reef Flat
Latitude2.8989
Longitude131.7464
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number118887
Collected ByPalau Fish Team
Date Collected2008-09-16

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Established in 1894, The Field Museum fish collection now contains more than 1,700,000 specimens, 130,000 lots, 10,000 species, 4,500 tissuesamples, 3,500 skeletons, 1,400 nominal types, and 450 families. Specimens range from the lobe-finned Coelacanth and lungfishes, to a diversity of freshwater catfishes and cichlids, to charismatic reef fishes such as the amazing Slingjaw Wrasse and venomous Red Lionfish.

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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDiproctacanthus xanthurus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Labridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLabridae
GenusDiproctacanthus
Specific Epithetxanthurus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified BySynonym - Dr. Mark W. Westneat : Field Museum of Natural History
Catalog Number118887
Preparationstiss
Individual Count1
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID34e33b6d-f30a-41be-9574-e0754cc1481d
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByPalau fish team
Field NumberPAL08-14
Date Collected2008-09-16
Year2008
Month9
Day16
Start Day of Year16
End Day of Year16
Locality
CountryPalau
State / ProvinceHatohobei
Higher GeographyPacific , Palau, Hatohobei, Palau Islands, Helen Reef: inside of Helen Reef lagoon, N of channel on west side in back of reef flat
ContinentOceania
Water BodyPacific
Island GroupPalau Islands
IslandHelen Reef
Localityinside of Helen Reef lagoon, N of channel on west side in back of reef flat
Decimal Latitude2.8989
Decimal Longitude131.7464
Maximum Depth in Meters8
Minimum Depth in Meters2
Georeference ProtocolGPS
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-1-25T14:17:29.000CMT
ID34e33b6d-f30a-41be-9574-e0754cc1481d
dwc:datasetIDfishes-05-feb-2018
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/zdsi-36ka
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:accessRightshttps://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID713295
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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