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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountryVanuatu
State/ProvincePenama
LocalityVatmbilake River, Central Maewo
Latitude-15.166667
Longitude168.166667
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number111770
Collected ByVanuatu Dept. Of Conservation Personnel
Date Collected1998-10-24

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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.

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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 NameAwaous ocellaris
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyGobiidae
GenusAwaous
Specific Epithetocellaris
Specimen
Catalog Number111770
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; EtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID14EB8397-DDAC-4396-908F-1E17FA00683C
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByVanuatu Dept. of Conservation personnel
Field NumberZREW111770
Date Collected1998-10-24
Year1998
Month10
Day24
Locality
CountryVanuatu
State / ProvincePenama
Higher GeographyPenama, Vanuatu, Pacific Ocean
ContinentPacific Ocean
LocalityVatmbilake river, central Maewo
Decimal Latitude-15.1666670
Decimal Longitude168.1666670
Other
Modified2019-09-04 17:06:45.0
ID14EB8397-DDAC-4396-908F-1E17FA00683C
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksNo field notes
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