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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryMaldives
LocalityAddu Atoll, Wilingili Is., Lagoon Reef Channel End
Latitude-0.68191
Longitude73.191665
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number80132
Collected ByL. P. Woods, D. Ray, G. Beardsley, R. Straty, R. Wallace, K. Mauzey
Date Collected1964-04-30

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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.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHemigymnus melapterus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Labridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLabridae
GenusHemigymnus
Specific Epithetmelapterus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number80132
Individual Count1
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence IDf6b20693-7499-4de5-bcb0-af18c8c1c58a
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByL. P. Woods, D. Ray, G. Beardsley, R. Straty, R. Wallace, K. Mauzey
Field NumberLW-64-38
Date Collected1964-04-30
Year1964
Month4
Day30
Start Day of Year30
End Day of Year30
Locality
CountryMaldives
Higher GeographyIndian , Maldives, Maldives: Addu Atoll, Wilingili Is., lagoon reef channel end
ContinentAsia
Water BodyIndian
Island GroupMaldives
LocalityAddu Atoll, Wilingili Is., lagoon reef channel end
Decimal Latitude-0.68191
Decimal Longitude73.191665
Maximum Depth in Meters6
Minimum Depth in Meters0
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-6-15T15:32:04.000CMT
IDf6b20693-7499-4de5-bcb0-af18c8c1c58a
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:organismID658801
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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