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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryThailand
State/ProvincePhuket
LocalityKata Beach Northern Point Of Bay On Fringing Reef Between Shore And Small Island
Latitude7.8167
Longitude98.2883
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number124602
Collected ByM. W. Westneat
Date Collected1994-03-04

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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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RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMacropharyngodon meleagris
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Labridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLabridae
GenusMacropharyngodon
Specific Epithetmeleagris
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified BySynonym - Matthew G. Girard : Loyola University
Catalog Number124602
Preparationstiss
Individual Count2
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID038a11bd-3841-4859-8b7e-17767b3f369d
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByM. W. Westneat
Field NumberMW94-22
Date Collected1994-03-04
Year1994
Month3
Day4
Start Day of Year4
End Day of Year4
Locality
CountryThailand
State / ProvincePhuket
Higher GeographyAsia, Indian , Thailand, Phuket: Kata Beach Northern point of Bay on fringing reef between shore and small island
ContinentAsia
Water BodyIndian
LocalityKata Beach Northern point of Bay on fringing reef between shore and small island
Decimal Latitude7.8167
Decimal Longitude98.2883
Maximum Depth in Meters10
Minimum Depth in Meters8
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-6-15T17:09:04.000CMT
ID038a11bd-3841-4859-8b7e-17767b3f369d
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:organismID2918974
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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