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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceBaja California Sur
LocalityGolfo De California, Ca 7 Mi N Of Loreto At 'el Bajo', By Dirt Road.
Latitude26
Longitude-111.4166666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number26490
Collected ByThompson, David
Date Collected1972-07-24

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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 NameMyrichthys xysturus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAnguilliformes
FamilyOphichthidae
GenusMyrichthys
Specific Epithetxysturus
Specimen
Catalog Number26490
Other Catalog NumbersUA 72-6412
PreparationsEtOH - 1; CT Scan - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID160D3A5A-B1D0-4C3E-AB29-CB28F577D769
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByThompson, David
Field NumberDAT720724
Date Collected1972-07-24
Year1972
Month7
Day24
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceBaja California Sur
Higher GeographyBaja California Sur, Mexico, Pacific Ocean
ContinentPacific Ocean
LocalityGolfo de California, ca 7 mi N of Loreto at 'El Bajo', by dirt road.
Decimal Latitude26.0000000
Decimal Longitude-111.4166666
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2018-10-19 10:46:51.0
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dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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