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Specimen Record

ContinentCaribbean Sea
CountryVirgin Islands (usa)
State/ProvinceSt. Croix
LocalityOff Of Buck Island Reef National Monument
Latitude17.8089167
Longitude-64.6199667
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number165106
Collected BySpieler, Richard; Kilfoyle; Freeman; Bryan
Date Collected2005-10-12

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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 NamePlectrypops retrospinis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeryciformes
FamilyHolocentridae
GenusPlectrypops
Specific Epithetretrospinis
Specimen
Catalog Number165106
PreparationsEtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID90FBA2B3-004F-4E26-88CC-52E895C53E73
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySpieler, Richard; Kilfoyle; Freeman; Bryan
Field NumberBUIS2005-145
Date Collected2005-10-12
Year2005
Month10
Day12
Locality
CountryVirgin Islands (USA)
State / ProvinceSt. Croix
Higher GeographySt. Croix, Virgin Islands (USA), Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityOff of Buck Island Reef National Monument
Decimal Latitude17.8089167
Decimal Longitude-64.6199667
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2006-11-21 11:15:18.0
ID90FBA2B3-004F-4E26-88CC-52E895C53E73
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksHabitat and site description available in field notes. -MK Chisolm/November2006
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