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Specimen Record

Institution CodeYpm
Collection CodeVz
Catalog NumberYpm Ich 028230

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The fishes collection in the Yale Peabody Museum’s Division of Vertebrate Zoology is worldwide in scope, with an emphasis on marine species. Strengths include: deep sea fishes from the Atlantic and Pacific; Western Atlantic nearshore fishes from the United States, Bermuda, Bahamas, Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea; East Pacific fishes from Mexico, Panama and Peru; Indian Ocean nearshore fishes from Kenya, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Seychelles and Chagos Archipelago; and freshwater fishes from Connecticut, Guyana and the African Great Lakes. Holdings represent over 24,000 specimen lots made up of more than 144,000 individual specimens. Included in this are type specimens for 193 nominal species. The collection includes histology slides and a complete coelacanth specimen.

Contacts

Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Greg Watkins-Colwell
RoleDivision of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailgregory.watkins-colwell@yale.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameGephyrochromis moorii
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata [vertebrate]; Actinopterygii; Neopterygii-Teleostei-Euteleostei; Acanthopterygii-Percomorpha; Perciformes; Labroidei; Cichlidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCichlidae
GenusGephyrochromis
Specific Epithetmoorii
Scientific Name AuthorsBoulenger, 1901
Taxon RankSpecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Vernacular Namecichlids; parrotfishes; perch-like fishes; ray-finned fishes; vertebrates; chordates; animals
Taxon RemarksAnimals and Plants: Vertebrates - Fish
Specimen
Identified ByMichael K. Oliver
Date Identified2015
Previous IdentificationsGephyrochromis moorii
Catalog NumberYPM ICH 028230
Preparations10% form.->70% alc.; CT Scan
Individual Count1
Institution CodeYPM
Collection CodeVZ
Occurrence IDurn:uuid:98004e81-b00a-4364-aa17-2598e04b773c
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated ReferencesDet. by: Michael K. Oliver 2015
Collection Event
Collection RemarksICH number 28230; lot count 1; captive
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-05-09T23:16:38.000Z
IDurn:uuid:98004e81-b00a-4364-aa17-2598e04b773c
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.peabody.yale.edu/search/Record/YPM-ICH-028230
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeYPM
dcterms:bibliographicCitationGephyrochromis moorii (YPM ICH 028230)
dcterms:rightsHolderYale Peabody Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dcterms:accessRightsOpen Access, http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/; see Yale Peabody policies at: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/8931zqj
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