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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryGuyana
State/ProvinceReg.9 (up.takutu-up.essequibo)
LocalityRupununi River, At Kwatamang Landing
Latitude3.91798
Longitude-59.10053
Institution CodeAum
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number47855
Collected ByL.s. De Souza, D.c. Taphorn, J.n. Baskin, T. Geerinckx, J.l. Hwan
Date Collected2007-11-05

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The Fish Collection at the Auburn University Museum of Natural History has fishes from all over the world. The collection has particularly large holdings of fishes from the Southeastern US and South America. Approximately 750,000 preserved specimens in more than 72,000 lots are cataloged in the collection.

Contacts

Name David Werneke
RoleCollections Manager
Emailwernedc@auburn.edu
Name David Werneke
RoleCollections Manager
Emailwernedc@auburn.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Jonathon Armbruster
RoleCurator of Fishes
Emailarmbrjw@mail.auburn.edu
Name David Werneke
RoleCollections Manager
Emailwernedc@auburn.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMyleus pacu
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Characiformes | Serrasalmidae | Myleus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCharaciformes
FamilySerrasalmidae
GenusMyleus
Specific Epithetpacu
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number47855
Preparations6 - 70% EtOH
Institution CodeAUM
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID6989a991-a91c-4764-bb48-2658da62c7eb
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByL.S. de Souza, D.C. Taphorn, J.N. Baskin, T. Geerinckx, J.L. Hwan
Field NumberGUY07-01
Date Collected2007-11-05
Verbatim Date Collected5-Nov-07
Year2007
Month11
Day5
Start Day of Year309
End Day of Year309
Locality
CountryGuyana
Country CodeGY
State / ProvinceReg.9 (Up.Takutu-Up.Essequibo)
Higher GeographySouth America | Guyana | Reg.9 (Up.Takutu-Up.Essequibo) | | | Essequibo River | |
ContinentSouth America
Water BodyEssequibo River
LocalityRupununi River, at Kwatamang landing
Verbatim LocalitySouth America | Guyana | Reg.9 (Up.Takutu-Up.Essequibo) | Essequibo River | Rupununi River, at Kwatamang landing
Decimal Latitude3.91798
Decimal Longitude-59.10053
Location ID362d99ba-b99e-4214-b438-88b94fba072f
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified36:34.0
ID6989a991-a91c-4764-bb48-2658da62c7eb
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/aum/fish?id=6989a991-a91c-4764-bb48-2658da62c7eb
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dcterms:bibliographicCitation6989a991-a91c-4764-bb48-2658da62c7eb. http://ipt.vertnet.org:8080/ipt/resource.do?r=aum_fish.
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:eventRemarkselevation in meters
dwc:eventID7193
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/8wk2-p21y
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