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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceQuintana Roo
LocalityArrowsmith Bank
Latitude21.1833333
Longitude-86.5
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number174442
Collected ByR/v Gerda
Date Collected1968-01-28

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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 NameGephyroberyx darwini
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeryciformes
FamilyTrachichthyidae
GenusGephyroberyx
Specific Epithetdarwini
Specimen
Catalog Number174442
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; photo - 1; EtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID9A50D2FC-C872-4B92-B145-6FD90105BD96
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Gerda
Field NumberGRD954
Date Collected1968-01-28
Year1968
Month1
Day28
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceQuintana Roo
Higher GeographyQuintana Roo, Mexico, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityArrowsmith Bank
Decimal Latitude21.1833333
Decimal Longitude-86.5000000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters90-170 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2018-08-03 14:50:06.0
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dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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