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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
LocalityPotrero Nuevo, Laguna Potero Nuevo, Near San Lorenzo De Tenochtitlan, On Rio Chiquito.
Latitude17.771493
Longitude-94.749657
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number16212
Collected ByWing, Elizabeth; Carr, Stephen
Date Collected1968-07-24

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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.

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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 NameRivulus robustus
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyAplocheilidae
GenusRivulus
Specific Epithetrobustus
Specimen
Type StatusPARATYPES
Catalog Number16212
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; EtOH - 4
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID95BF11BE-1F4E-438B-A6D7-1FB9642A2BBD
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByWing, Elizabeth; Carr, Stephen
Field NumberZESW16209
Date Collected1968-07-24
Year1968
Month7
Day24
Locality
CountryMexico
Higher GeographyMexico, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPotrero Nuevo, Laguna Potero Nuevo, near San Lorenzo de Tenochtitlan, on Rio Chiquito.
Decimal Latitude17.7714930
Decimal Longitude-94.7496570
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2019-09-12 14:35:18.0
ID95BF11BE-1F4E-438B-A6D7-1FB9642A2BBD
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