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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlabama
County/ParishColbert
LocalityMouth Of Cane Creek Near Colbert Steam Plant (pickwick Reservoir)
Latitude34.7547222
Longitude-87.8608333
Institution CodeUa
Collection CodeUaic
Catalog Number04443.01
Collected ByWilliam Wrenn (tva Fish Biologist)
Date Collected1972-04-06

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http://uaic.as.ua.edu

The State of Alabama contains the most diverse fish fauna of North America. The University of Alabama Ichthyological Collection (UAIC) documents this diversity and is one of the largest educational and research collections of fishes in the southeastern United States. This nationally and internationally recognized biological resource includes over one million preserved, skeletal, and frozen specimens, some dating back to the mid 1900's, and is the best single resource documenting past and present distributions and abundances of fishes in the State.

Contacts

Name Worth Pugh
RoleCoordinator of Zoological Collections
Emailmwpugh@ua.edu
Name Worth Pugh
RoleCoordinator of Zoological Collections
Emailmwpugh@ua.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Phillip Harris
RoleAssociate Professor and Curator of Fishes
Emailpharris@bama.ua.edu
Name Worth Pugh
RoleCoordinator of Zoological Collections
Emailmwpugh@ua.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHiodon tergisus
Higher Classfication::Actinopterygii:Osteoglossiformes:Hiodontidae:Hiodon
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderOsteoglossiformes
FamilyHiodontidae
GenusHiodon
Specific Epithettergisus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number04443.01
Preparations70% EtOH - 1
Institution CodeUA
Collection CodeUAIC
Occurrence IDbbbcd07f-f301-11e3-8701-005056a90e32
Dataset NameUniversity of Alabama Ichthyology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWilliam Wrenn (TVA Fish Biologist)
Date Collected1972-4-6
Year1972
Month4
Day6
Start Day of Year97
End Day of Year97
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceAlabama
CountyColbert
Higher GeographyUSA, Alabama, Colbert
ContinentNorth America
LocalityMouth of Cane Creek near Colbert Steam Plant (Pickwick Reservoir)
Verbatim LocalityN. America; USA; Alabama; Colbert; Mouth of Cane Creek near Colbert Steam Plant (Pickwick Reservoir)
Decimal Latitude34.7547222
Decimal Longitude-87.8608333
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-07-15
IDbbbcd07f-f301-11e3-8701-005056a90e32
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/8eci-0a0e
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