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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBrazil
LocalityOregon Sta. 2087
Latitude1.3333
Longitude-46.8333
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number67987
Date Collected1957-11-18

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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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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSparisoma chrysopterum
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Scaridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
Classactinopterygii
Orderperciformes
FamilyScaridae
GenusSparisoma
Specific Epithetchrysopterum
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByL. L. Wickliff
Catalog Number67987
Individual Count4
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID8e22772f-c7c6-4182-b4a4-0b3e2697e66a
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Field NumberOR-57-2087
Date Collected1957-11-18
Year1957
Month11
Day18
Start Day of Year18
End Day of Year18
Locality
CountryBrazil
Higher GeographySouth America, Atlantic , Brazil, North Atlantic: Oregon Sta. 2087
ContinentSouth America
Water BodyAtlantic
LocalityOregon Sta. 2087
Decimal Latitude1.3333
Decimal Longitude-46.8333
Minimum Depth in Meters64
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-6-15T15:03:20.000CMT
ID8e22772f-c7c6-4182-b4a4-0b3e2697e66a
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
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:organismID646751
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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