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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryTaiwan
LocalityDaxi (= Tahsi) Fish Market, At Northeast Corner Of Taiwan
Latitude23.5
Longitude121
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number174989
Collected ByBurgess, George; Ebert, David; White, W
Date Collected2005-05-23

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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 NameGymnothorax reticularis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAnguilliformes
FamilyMuraenidae
GenusGymnothorax
Specific Epithetreticularis
Specimen
Catalog Number174989
PreparationsEtOH - 1; tissue - 1; CT Scan - 1; tissue - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID412A8799-6583-4C66-8476-FCC1FDD539A2
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBurgess, George; Ebert, David; White, W
Field NumberGHB05-18
Date Collected2005-05-23
Year2005
Month5
Day23
Locality
CountryTaiwan
Higher GeographyTaiwan, Pacific Ocean
ContinentPacific Ocean
LocalityDaxi (= Tahsi) Fish Market, at northeast corner of Taiwan
Decimal Latitude23.5000000
Decimal Longitude121.0000000
Other
Modified2018-10-18 12:47:25.0
ID412A8799-6583-4C66-8476-FCC1FDD539A2
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksLocation of capture unknown. See field notes. J Seitz/June2005
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