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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryGuyana
State/Province8 (potaro/siparuni)
LocalityMoyow Creek, Upstream Of Ayanganna Old
Latitude5.304
Longitude-59.89819
Institution CodeAum
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number62949
Collected ByD.c. Taphorn, E.a. Liverpool, D.c. Werneke, Williams, D.p. Fernandes, Villagers
Date Collected2014-03-20

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The fish collection at Auburn University is among the most important collections of fishes from the southeastern United States. Currently, over 700,000 preserved specimens in over 60,000 lots are cataloged in the collection and at least ten thousand more lots await cataloging.

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 NameTrichomycterus n. sp.
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Siluriformes | Trichomycteridae | Trichomycterus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderSiluriformes
FamilyTrichomycteridae
GenusTrichomycterus
Taxon Rankgenus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identification Qualifiersp. nov.
Catalog Number62949
Preparations13 in 70% EtOH; 2 in C&S
Institution CodeAUM
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3c817037-7f17-4388-a8dd-956a88a62424
Dataset NameAuburn University Museum Fish Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByD.C. Taphorn, E.A. Liverpool, D.C. Werneke, Williams, D.P. Fernandes, villagers
Field NumberGUY 14-38
Date Collected2014-03-20
Year2014
Month3
Day20
Start Day of Year79
End Day of Year79
Collection RemarksOvaries, stomach, and gut contents from large C&S specimen in 3 vials with 70% specimens.
Locality
CountryGuyana
Country CodeGY
State / Province8 (Potaro/Siparuni)
Higher GeographySouth America | Guyana | 8 (Potaro/Siparuni) | | | Potaro River - Essequibo River | |
ContinentSouth America
Water BodyPotaro River - Essequibo River
LocalityMoyow Creek, upstream of Ayanganna Old
Verbatim LocalitySouth America | Guyana | 8 (Potaro/Siparuni) | Potaro River - Essequibo River
Decimal Latitude5.30400
Decimal Longitude-59.89819
Location ID6fae50c4-f5bb-4bb1-94a8-724abf94a05c
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-02-04
ID3c817037-7f17-4388-a8dd-956a88a62424
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/aum/fish?id=62949
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:eventRemarksRotenone was from traditional vine source.We supplemented with our supply, but it was not needed as the native way was very effective
dwc:eventID9102
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/8wk2-p21y
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