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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishHillsborough
LocalityRoadside Ditch, Tributary To Six Mile Creek On Wilkins Road Near Gate Of Tampa Executive Airport
Latitude28.00268
Longitude-82.34727
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number237873
Collected ByRandall, Zachary; Robins, Robert; Williams, James
Date Collected2015-11-16

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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 NameXiphophorus hellerii
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyPoeciliidae
GenusXiphophorus
Specific Epithethellerii
Specimen
Catalog Number237873
Preparationstissue - 1; tissue - 1; tissue - 1; tissue - 1more than 4 prep types
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID1b7f866e-577d-4549-8009-7a17597da70c
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByRandall, Zachary; Robins, Robert; Williams, James
Field NumberZSR15-54
Date Collected2015-11-16
Year2015
Month11
Day16
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyHillsborough
Higher GeographyHillsborough, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRoadside ditch, tributary to Six Mile Creek on Wilkins Road near gate of Tampa Executive Airport
Decimal Latitude28.00268
Decimal Longitude-82.34727
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2015-11-25 10:06:03.0
ID1b7f866e-577d-4549-8009-7a17597da70c
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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