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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
LocalityAshmore Reef Lagoon, Eastern Section
Latitude-10.3344
Longitude144.5442
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number112803
Collected ByM. W. Westneat
Date Collected1993-01-20

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Established in 1894, The Field Museum fish collection now contains more than 1,700,000 specimens, 130,000 lots, 10,000 species, 4,500 tissuesamples, 3,500 skeletons, 1,400 nominal types, and 450 families. Specimens range from the lobe-finned Coelacanth and lungfishes, to a diversity of freshwater catfishes and cichlids, to charismatic reef fishes such as the amazing Slingjaw Wrasse and venomous Red Lionfish.

Contacts

Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHalichoeres margaritaceus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Labridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLabridae
GenusHalichoeres
Specific Epithetmargaritaceus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number112803
Preparationstiss
Individual Count1
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence IDc7c5539a-973a-4929-8973-4460e420d804
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByM. W. Westneat
Collector NumberI.33723
Field NumberFNQ93-35
Date Collected1993-01-20
Year1993
Month1
Day20
Start Day of Year20
End Day of Year20
Locality
Higher GeographyOceania, Pacific , Coral Sea: Ashmore Reef lagoon, eastern section
ContinentOceania
Water BodyPacific
LocalityAshmore Reef lagoon, eastern section
Decimal Latitude-10.3344
Decimal Longitude144.5442
Maximum Depth in Meters4
Minimum Depth in Meters1
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-11-7T10:41:21.000CMT
IDc7c5539a-973a-4929-8973-4460e420d804
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/zdsi-36ka
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:accessRightshttps://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismID691643
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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