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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBrazil
LocalityCa 400 Mi Nne Of Parnaiba, Brazil
Latitude-3.1166667
Longitude-42.8
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number241314
Collected ByR/v Gilliss
Date Collected1973-08-09

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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 NameParaphyonus iselini
ClassActinopterygii
OrderOphidiiformes
FamilyAphyonidae
GenusParaphyonus
Specific Epithetiselini
Specimen
Catalog Number241314
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID0e0de31b-c9f6-42d2-9ce7-b513d0688a00
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Gilliss
Field NumberGS75
Date Collected1973-08-09
Year1973
Month8
Day9
Locality
CountryBrazil
Higher GeographyBrazil, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
Localityca 400 mi NNE of Parnaiba, Brazil
Decimal Latitude3.1166667
Decimal Longitude-42.8000000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters>4304 m
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2019-02-18 08:32:27.0
ID0e0de31b-c9f6-42d2-9ce7-b513d0688a00
dwc:eventRemarksGillis Cruise GS 7309. -RH Robins/December2006
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