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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryIndia
LocalityBay Of Bengal, Pondicherry, India
Latitude11.8666667
Longitude79.9
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number168246
Collected ByBerry, Frederick
Date Collected1966-09-22

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 NameParastromateus niger
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCarangidae
GenusParastromateus
Specific Epithetniger
Specimen
Catalog Number168246
Preparationsphoto - 1; EtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDECB5CF64-0C56-4258-95CA-032AE03A1923
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBerry, Frederick
Field NumberFHB66-23
Date Collected1966-09-22
Year1966
Month9
Day22
Locality
CountryIndia
Higher GeographyIndia, Bay of Bengal
ContinentBay of Bengal
LocalityBay of Bengal, Pondicherry, India
Decimal Latitude11.8666667
Decimal Longitude79.9000000
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2018-04-05 13:27:47.0
IDECB5CF64-0C56-4258-95CA-032AE03A1923
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksInformation from TABL specimen label. - RH Robins/August2007
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