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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryCameroon
State/ProvinceEst
County/ParishHaut-nyong
LocalitySmall Streams Draining Swamp 1 Km S Mbama
Latitude3.96162
Longitude12.76467
Institution CodeAum
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number58161
Collected ByJ.w. Armbruster, J.p. Friel
Date Collected2011-12-17

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http://aumnh.org/research-collections/fishes

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 NameEnteromius camptacanthus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Cypriniformes | Cyprinidae | Enteromius
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusEnteromius
Specific Epithetcamptacanthus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number58161
Preparations3 - 70% EtOH; 1 - C&S
Institution CodeAUM
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDe8870fe2-ccb0-4e33-b51f-f1d1a44224c5
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated MediaBarbus_camptacanthus_AUM_58161_1_51.4D.JPG; Barbus_camptacanthus_AUM_58161_1_51.4L.JPG; Barbus_camptacanthus_AUM_58161_1_51.4V.JPG; Barbus_camptacanthus_AUM_58161_2_49.1D.JPG; Barbus_camptacanthus_AUM_58161_2_49.1L.JPG; Barbus_camptacanthus_AUM_58161_2_49
Collection Event
Collected ByJ.W. Armbruster, J.P. Friel
Field NumberCAM 11-12
Date Collected2011-12-17
Verbatim Date Collected17-Dec-11
Year2011
Month12
Day17
Start Day of Year351
End Day of Year351
Locality
CountryCameroon
Country CodeCM
State / ProvinceEst
CountyHaut-Nyong
Higher GeographyAfrica | Cameroon | Est | Haut-Nyong | | Nyong River | |
ContinentAfrica
Water BodyNyong River
LocalitySmall streams draining swamp 1 km S Mbama
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Cameroon | Est | Haut-Nyong | Nyong River | Small streams draining swamp 1 km S Mbama
Decimal Latitude3.96162
Decimal Longitude12.76467
Location ID67d30a05-113f-4dd1-89dc-77a276d33045
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified40:47.0
IDe8870fe2-ccb0-4e33-b51f-f1d1a44224c5
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/aum/fish?id=e8870fe2-ccb0-4e33-b51f-f1d1a44224c5
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dcterms:bibliographicCitatione8870fe2-ccb0-4e33-b51f-f1d1a44224c5. http://ipt.vertnet.org:8080/ipt/resource.do?r=aum_fish.
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licenseCC0
dwc:eventRemarksVery black water with lots of leaves and structure.
dwc:eventID8200
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/8wk2-p21y
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