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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPalau
State/ProvinceKoror
LocalityBack Reef Lagoon, Coral & Sand To W Of Rock Islands & Nw Of Seventy Is.
Latitude7.2097
Longitude134.2289
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number124110
Collected ByPalau 2006 Team
Date Collected2006-03-22

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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.

Contacts

Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHalichoeres melanurus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Labridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLabridae
GenusHalichoeres
Specific Epithetmelanurus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified BySynonym - Matthew G. Girard : Loyola University
Catalog Number124110
Individual Count5
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence IDbebedc15-20cc-40d4-bbc1-db1d42dbb816
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByPalau 2006 Team
Field NumberPAL06-02
Date Collected2006-03-22
Year2006
Month3
Day22
Start Day of Year22
End Day of Year22
Locality
CountryPalau
State / ProvinceKoror
Higher GeographyPacific , Palau, Koror, Palau Islands, Koror: Back reef lagoon, coral & sand to W of Rock Islands & NW of Seventy Is.
ContinentOceania
Water BodyPacific
Island GroupPalau Islands
IslandKoror
LocalityBack reef lagoon, coral & sand to W of Rock Islands & NW of Seventy Is.
Decimal Latitude7.2097
Decimal Longitude134.2289
Maximum Depth in Meters8
Minimum Depth in Meters6
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-6-15T17:02:16.000CMT
IDbebedc15-20cc-40d4-bbc1-db1d42dbb816
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:organismID2843998
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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