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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryLiberia
County/ParishGrand Geden
LocalityDouabe River System, Zwedru (town)
Latitude6.0676
Longitude-8.1347
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number168179
Date Collected1969-10-31

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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 NamePapyrocranus afer
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderOsteoglossiformes
FamilyNotopteridae
GenusPapyrocranus
Specific Epithetafer
Specimen
Catalog Number168179
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID7D99B5E0-9FE1-4FFA-B1AC-E0966064BB7E
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Field NumberLIBERIA-1969-01
Date Collected1969-10-31
Year1969
Month10
Day31
Locality
CountryLiberia
CountyGrand Geden
Higher GeographyGrand Geden, Liberia, Africa
ContinentAfrica
LocalityDouabe River system, Zwedru (town)
Decimal Latitude6.0676000
Decimal Longitude8.1347000
Georeference Protocolmap
Other
Modified2007-08-22 16:51:29.0
ID7D99B5E0-9FE1-4FFA-B1AC-E0966064BB7E
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarks"Liberia, Grand Geden County, Zwedru (town)" on field label.
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