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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlabama
LocalitySouthwest Of Mobile
Latitude29.0166667
Longitude-88.3333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number168937
Collected ByHansknecht, Thomas
Date Collected1984-11-13

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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 NameEchiostoma barbatum
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderStomiiformes
FamilyMelanostomiidae
GenusEchiostoma
Specific Epithetbarbatum
Specimen
Catalog Number168937
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDD45DD0F4-5446-4604-82C8-78624D61E423
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByHansknecht, Thomas
Field NumberOII42236
Date Collected1984-11-13
Year1984
Month11
Day13
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceAlabama
Higher GeographyAlabama, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalitySouthwest of Mobile
Decimal Latitude29.0166667
Decimal Longitude-88.3333333
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2007-10-18 08:39:45.0
IDD45DD0F4-5446-4604-82C8-78624D61E423
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksCollected aboard Oregon II, Cruise 148, Station 42236. Locality data taken from UWF notes. -A Varandas/July2004
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