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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishRusk
LocalityRusk County, Owens Creek
Latitude32.0298365
Longitude-94.7105729
Institution CodeTnhc
Collection CodeIchthyology
Catalog Number41499
Collected ByHubbs, C.; Yin, H.; Bowen, M.
Date Collected1986-07-08

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The Ichthyology Collection of the Texas Natural History Collections is part of The University of Texas at Austin and includes over 60,000 lots (with over 1,000,000 specimens), most of which are “wet” collections preserved in 70% ethanol occupying 1,586 square feet, spread out over two rooms. We have a small selection of larval fish from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands maintained in 10% formalin and have just recently received over 1800 estimated new lots of larval samples from the Trinity River. Our skeletal collection contains 800 cleared and stained fish, as well as 425 dry skeletal preps. Many of the skeletal specimens originate from W. W. Dalquest and his students. We also have a tissue collection currently with over 1000 samples preserved in 100% ethanol frozen in liquid nitrogen. Our type collection includes 3 holotypes, 110 paratypes, and 1 allotype. Our holdings were collected between 1927 and present and there was a significant increase in collections during 1950–1980, mainly by Clark Hubbs and his students. In 1993 we acquired the collections of the University of Texas at Austin’s Marine Science Institute, totaling ~ 3,000 lots of ethanol preserved specimens from the Gulf of Mexico. Between 2000 and 2011 we acquired collections of ethanol preserved specimens from Midwestern University, Texas Tech University, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, The University of Texas at Brownsville and Lamar University. Our collection is rapidly growing and many of our incoming specimens come from Dean Hendrickson and his students, museum staff, Texas Parks and Wildlife, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and various researchers.

Contacts

Name Adam Cohen
RoleCollections Manager
Emailtnhc_fish_cm@austin.utexas.edu
Name Adam Cohen
RoleCollections Manager
Emailtnhc_fish_cm@austin.utexas.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCentrarchus macropterus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Perciformes | Centrarchidae | Centrarchus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCentrarchidae
GenusCentrarchus
Specific Epithetmacropterus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByCohen, Adam
Date Identified2008
Catalog Number41499
Preparationsfluid - 1
Institution CodeTNHC
Collection CodeIchthyology
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TNHC:Ichthyology:41499
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHubbs, C.; Yin, H.; Bowen, M.
Field NumberQ86-106A
Date Collected1986-07-08
Year1986
Month7
Day8
Start Day of Year189
End Day of Year189
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyRusk
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | TEXAS | RUSK | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRusk County, Owens Creek
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Texas | Rusk
Decimal Latitude32.0298365
Decimal Longitude94.7105729
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2910
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Georeference RemarksReferenced the entire Owens Creek in Rusk Counte
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-06-20
IDurn:catalog:TNHC:Ichthyology:41499
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/tnhc/ichthyology?id=41499
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:eventRemarksHubbs notes are hard to decipher: locality info was noted for Q86-106 A and B on same page. It looks as if different creeks (Owens and Bernhardt) are designated for A and B, but then 9 mi S Henderson is unclear to which locality. Therefore, saved both
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