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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceJalisco
LocalityLake Chapala.
Latitude20.251288
Longitude-103.052872
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number3993
Collected ByGiovannoli, Leonard
Date Collected1955-01-10

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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 NameChapalichthys encaustus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyGoodeidae
GenusChapalichthys
Specific Epithetencaustus
Specimen
Catalog Number3993
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; EtOH - 4
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDF4A7E925-33A6-404B-8C71-91B3F2514CC9
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByGiovannoli, Leonard
Field NumberZLG3993
Date Collected1955-01-10
Year1955
Month1
Day10
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceJalisco
Higher GeographyJalisco, Mexico, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLake Chapala.
Decimal Latitude20.2512880
Decimal Longitude-103.0528720
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2018-10-19 10:38:18.0
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dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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