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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceIringa
LocalityLukosi River Along Road From Iringa To Morogoro, Altitude 721 M
Latitude-7.6690389
Longitude36.2306306
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number172289
Collected ByFriel, John; Thomson, A; Vigliotta, T; Et Al.
Date Collected2007-09-27

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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 NameMarcusenius livingstonii
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderOsteoglossiformes
FamilyMormyridae
GenusMarcusenius
Specific Epithetlivingstonii
Specimen
Catalog Number172289
Other Catalog NumbersCU 93899
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID51B2A476-BB9B-4A67-9A45-A122838032B7
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByFriel, John; Thomson, A; Vigliotta, T; et al.
Field NumberAWT07-42
Date Collected2007-09-27
Year2007
Month9
Day27
Locality
CountryTanzania
State / ProvinceIringa
Higher GeographyIringa, Tanzania, Africa
ContinentAfrica
LocalityLukosi River along road from Iringa to Morogoro, altitude 721 m
Decimal Latitude-7.6690389
Decimal Longitude36.2306306
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2008-07-30 15:10:44.0
ID51B2A476-BB9B-4A67-9A45-A122838032B7
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksEt al. = G. Kazumbe, S. Limbu, collection split with CU, CU field # JPF-07-022. nets= Dip nets
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