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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceBolívar
LocalityCano Not Far From Entrerios; Mouth Of Cano In Rio Caura
Latitude5.9336
Longitude-64.4278
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number109794
Date Collected2000-11-25

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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
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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMyleus torquatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Characiformes Characidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCharaciformes
FamilyCharacidae
GenusMyleus
Specific Epithettorquatus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDr. Antonio Machado-Allison : Universidad Central de Venezuela
Catalog Number109794
Individual Count1
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID9ae289bf-aac1-4e47-b008-e3b04d203233
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Field NumberV2000-ICT-06
Date Collected2000-11-25
Year2000
Month11
Day25
Start Day of Year25
End Day of Year25
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceBolívar
Higher GeographySouth America, Venezuela, Bolívar: cano not far from Entrerios; mouth of cano in Rio Caura
ContinentSouth America
Water BodyRio Caura
Localitycano not far from Entrerios; mouth of cano in Rio Caura
Decimal Latitude5.9336
Decimal Longitude-64.4278
Minimum Depth in Meters2
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-8-3T16:30:0.000CMT
ID9ae289bf-aac1-4e47-b008-e3b04d203233
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
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:organismID688067
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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