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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMiami-dade
LocalityMatheson Hammock, Wading Beach, Southernmost End, 50 Yards From Shore, Marine
Latitude25.67151
Longitude-80.260225
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number145714
Collected ByMessersmit, D
Date Collected1970-11-01

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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 NameChriodorus atherinoides
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeloniformes
FamilyHemiramphidae
GenusChriodorus
Specific Epithetatherinoides
Specimen
Catalog Number145714
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDE81CD5AD-9261-4ADD-8BA2-1A1715CE9C4A
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMessersmit, D
Field NumberZDM145714
Date Collected1970-11-01
Year1970
Month11
Day1
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMiami-Dade
Higher GeographyMiami-Dade, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityMatheson Hammock, wading beach, southernmost end, 50 yards from shore, Marine
Decimal Latitude25.6715100
Decimal Longitude-80.2602250
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2004-08-16 14:39:31.0
IDE81CD5AD-9261-4ADD-8BA2-1A1715CE9C4A
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksLocality data taken from specimen label. -A Varandas/August2004
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