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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryGuyana
State/ProvincePotaro-siparuni
LocalityPotaro River, Amatuk Cataract And Beach Just Below Cataract
Latitude5.30389
Longitude-59.31111
Institution CodeAum
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number28115
Collected ByL.m. Page, J.w. Armbruster, M.h. Sabaj, M. Hardman, J.h. Knouft, W.s. Prince
Date Collected1998-10-25

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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
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAuchenipterus brevior
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Siluriformes | Auchenipteridae | Auchenipterus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderSiluriformes
FamilyAuchenipteridae
GenusAuchenipterus
Specific Epithetbrevior
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number28115
Preparations14 - 70% EtOH
Institution CodeAUM
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID8231f732-3662-4d25-917c-808a236bc6d6
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByL.M. Page, J.W. Armbruster, M.H. Sabaj, M. Hardman, J.H. Knouft, W.S. Prince
Field NumberGUY 98-22
Date Collected1998-10-25
Verbatim Date Collected25-Oct-98
Year1998
Month10
Day25
Start Day of Year298
End Day of Year298
Collection Remarksadditional specimens vouchered: INHS 49519 (15), University of Guyana (1)
Locality
CountryGuyana
Country CodeGY
State / ProvincePotaro-Siparuni
Higher GeographySouth America | Guyana | Potaro-Siparuni | | | Essequibo River - Atlantic Ocean | |
ContinentSouth America
Water BodyEssequibo River - Atlantic Ocean
LocalityPotaro River, Amatuk cataract and beach just below cataract
Verbatim LocalitySouth America | Guyana | Potaro-Siparuni | Essequibo River - Atlantic Ocean | Potaro River, Amatuk cataract and beach just below cataract
Decimal Latitude5.30389
Decimal Longitude-59.31111
Location ID9f515358-98c5-48dc-8809-751741cd78ce
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified58:31.0
ID8231f732-3662-4d25-917c-808a236bc6d6
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/aum/fish?id=8231f732-3662-4d25-917c-808a236bc6d6
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dcterms:bibliographicCitation8231f732-3662-4d25-917c-808a236bc6d6. http://ipt.vertnet.org:8080/ipt/resource.do?r=aum_fish.
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:eventRemarksSampled fast rocky braids of cataract during day and sandy beach of large shoal at night. Additional specimens cataloged at INHS, one specimen each unless noted: Hemiodus unimaculatus, Leporinus arcus, Jupiaba abramoides, Characidium fasciatum, Moenkhaus
dwc:eventID3728
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/8wk2-p21y
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