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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceTerritorio Federal Delta Amacuro
LocalityRio Orinoco, Deep River Channel Near Los Castillos, 161 Naut. Mi. Upstream From Sea Buoy
Latitude8.5167
Longitude-62.4
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number97087
Collected ByJ. N. Baskin, Lundberg
Date Collected1978-02-16

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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
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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRhabdolichops zareti
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Gymnotiformes Sternopygidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderGymnotiformes
FamilySternopygidae
GenusRhabdolichops
Specific Epithetzareti
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type StatusParatype(s)
Catalog Number97087
Individual Count7
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence IDefe2cf5c-36fd-4fad-8932-7c92b7ed3e90
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated Mediahttp://fm-digital-assets.fieldmuseum.org/653/419/97087_Rhabdolichops_zareti_FZ.jpg
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. N. Baskin, Lundberg
Field NumberJNB-25-78
Date Collected1978-02-16
Year1978
Month2
Day16
Start Day of Year16
End Day of Year16
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceTerritorio Federal Delta Amacuro
Higher GeographySouth America, Venezuela, Territorio Federal Delta Amacuro: Rio Orinoco, deep river channel near Los Castillos, 161 naut. mi. upstream from sea buoy
ContinentSouth America
Water BodyOrinoco
LocalityRio Orinoco, deep river channel near Los Castillos, 161 naut. mi. upstream from sea buoy
Decimal Latitude8.5167
Decimal Longitude-62.4000
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-2-7T16:11:18.000CMT
IDefe2cf5c-36fd-4fad-8932-7c92b7ed3e90
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
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:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID675944
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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