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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryBahama Islands
State/ProvinceLong Island
LocalityW Of Cape Verde, Long Island
Latitude22.675
Longitude-75.42
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number165431
Collected ByStaiger; Horn; Lathrop
Date Collected1975-04-17

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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 NameDanacetichthys galathenus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCetomimiformes
FamilyCetomimidae
GenusDanacetichthys
Specific Epithetgalathenus
Specimen
Catalog Number165431
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDC15F41DF-6AF6-41DD-8DAB-10293E951938
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByStaiger; Horn; Lathrop
Field NumberCI348
Date Collected1975-04-17
Year1975
Month4
Day17
Locality
CountryBahama Islands
State / ProvinceLong Island
Higher GeographyLong Island, Bahama Islands, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityW of Cape Verde, Long Island
Decimal Latitude22.6750000
Decimal Longitude-75.4200000
Maximum Depth in Meters2229 m
Minimum Depth in Meters2223 m
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2006-12-05 08:20:06.0
IDC15F41DF-6AF6-41DD-8DAB-10293E951938
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