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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountryFrench Polynesia
State/ProvinceSociety Islands
County/ParishMoorea Island
LocalityPacific Ocean, Ne Of Pihaena
Latitude-17.4867
Longitude-149.827
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number236241
Collected ByAnker, Arthur
Date Collected2009-10-21

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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 NameVanderhorstia delagoae
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyGobiidae
GenusVanderhorstia
Specific Epithetdelagoae
Specimen
Catalog Number236241
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID4b433da2-a8dc-4775-b326-c5c082baae73
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByAnker, Arthur
Field NumberBIZ-014
Date Collected2009-10-21
Year2009
Month10
Day21
Locality
CountryFrench Polynesia
State / ProvinceSociety Islands
CountyMoorea Island
Higher GeographyMoorea Island, Society Islands, French Polynesia, Pacific Ocean
ContinentPacific Ocean
LocalityPacific Ocean, NE of Pihaena
Decimal Latitude-17.4867
Decimal Longitude-149.827
Maximum Depth in Meters1.0meters
Minimum Depth in Meters0.3meters
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2015-02-02 09:24:19.0
ID4b433da2-a8dc-4775-b326-c5c082baae73
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksLagoon with silty, muddy bottom and corals.
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