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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPalau
State/ProvinceKoror
LocalityNeco Bay, Small Inlet Between Islands W/ Fringing Reef All Around
Latitude7.32356
Longitude134.48625
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number119526
Collected ByPalau 2006 Team
Date Collected2006-03-30

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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 NameHipposcarus longiceps
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Scaridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyScaridae
GenusHipposcarus
Specific Epithetlongiceps
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified BySynonym - Dr. Mark W. Westneat : Field Museum of Natural History
Catalog Number119526
Preparationstiss
Individual Count1
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID98cab2af-a19f-408c-9707-5c67a73147ac
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://fm-digital-assets.fieldmuseum.org/688/106/119526_Hipposcarus_longiceps_lat_T385_FZ.JPG
Collection Event
Collected ByPalau 2006 Team
Field NumberPAL06-26
Date Collected2006-03-30
Year2006
Month3
Day30
Start Day of Year30
End Day of Year30
Locality
CountryPalau
State / ProvinceKoror
Higher GeographyPacific , Palau, Koror, Palau Islands: Neco Bay, small inlet between islands w/ fringing reef all around
ContinentOceania
Water BodyPacific
Island GroupPalau Islands
LocalityNeco Bay, small inlet between islands w/ fringing reef all around
Decimal Latitude7.32356
Decimal Longitude134.48625
Maximum Depth in Meters15
Minimum Depth in Meters0
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-1-25T14:12:0.000CMT
ID98cab2af-a19f-408c-9707-5c67a73147ac
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:organismID1773475
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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