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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryPuerto Rico
LocalityDesecheo Is
Latitude18.380801
Longitude-67.483217
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number61696
Collected ByD. S. Erdman, V. Biaggi
Date Collected1952-06-29

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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 NameArcos macrophthalmus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Gobiesocidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
Classactinopterygii
Ordergobiesociformes
FamilyGobiesocidae
GenusArcos
Specific Epithetmacrophthalmus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDr. John C. Briggs
Catalog Number61696
Individual Count2
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence IDb642a122-7824-47d7-9080-14e9d75869f8
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByD. S. Erdman, V. Biaggi
Field NumberDSE-52-PR30
Date Collected1952-06-29
Year1952
Month6
Day29
Start Day of Year29
End Day of Year29
Locality
CountryPuerto Rico
Higher GeographyNorth America, Atlantic , Puerto Rico, West Indies: Desecheo Is
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyAtlantic
LocalityDesecheo Is
Decimal Latitude18.380801
Decimal Longitude-67.483217
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-1-24T10:54:42.000CMT
IDb642a122-7824-47d7-9080-14e9d75869f8
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:organismID640302
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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