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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishPalm Beach
LocalityLake Worth Drainage District Canal L-15, 1 Mi W Of Military Trail (hwy 809); W Of Atlantis & Lantana
Latitude26.596832
Longitude-80.130518
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number97052
Collected ByCourtenay, Jr., Walter; Et Al.
Date Collected1970-02-28

From Recordset

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 NameMacropodus opercularis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyBelontiidae
GenusMacropodus
Specific Epithetopercularis
Specimen
Catalog Number97052
Other Catalog NumbersFAU-70-1
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; EtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDAB1A94C5-9274-4296-9D18-E66375A31F34
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCourtenay, Jr., Walter; et al.
Field NumberZ97052
Date Collected1970-02-28
Year1970
Month2
Day28
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyPalm Beach
Higher GeographyPalm Beach, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLake Worth Drainage District canal L-15, 1 mi W of Military Trail (Hwy 809); W of Atlantis & Lantana
Decimal Latitude26.5968320
Decimal Longitude-80.1305180
Georeference Protocolmap
Other
Modified2018-06-28 14:41:00.0
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