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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryEcuador
LocalityGuayaquil
Latitude-2.194799
Longitude-79.873221
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number10252
Collected ByA. W. Henn

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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.

Contacts

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 NameSternopygus arenatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Gymnotiformes Sternopygidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderGymnotiformes
FamilySternopygidae
GenusSternopygus
Specific Epithetarenatus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByBrandon T. Waltz : University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Catalog Number10252
Individual Count3
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID52797c3c-4bef-4ace-bcc1-59b7ae93f951
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByA. W. Henn
Field NumberAH1913-57
Locality
CountryEcuador
Higher GeographySouth America, Ecuador: Guayaquil
ContinentSouth America
LocalityGuayaquil
Decimal Latitude-2.194799
Decimal Longitude-79.873221
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-2-7T16:09:06.000CMT
ID52797c3c-4bef-4ace-bcc1-59b7ae93f951
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/zdsi-36ka
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismID608718
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
dcterms:accessRightshttps://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images
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