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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceApure
LocalityRio Cinaruco, At Confl. Madre Via, Abt. 60 Mi. S Of San Fernando De Apure
Latitude6.548488
Longitude-67.506427
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number69916
Collected ByW. P. Braker, D. Zumwalt
Date Collected1967-02-13

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Established in 1894, The Field Museum fish collection now contains more than 1,700,000 specimens, 130,000 lots, 10,000 species, 4,500 tissuesamples, 3,500 skeletons, 1,400 nominal types, and 450 families. Specimens range from the lobe-finned Coelacanth and lungfishes, to a diversity of freshwater catfishes and cichlids, to charismatic reef fishes such as the amazing Slingjaw Wrasse and venomous Red Lionfish.

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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMyloplus asterias
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Characiformes Characidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCharaciformes
FamilyCharacidae
GenusMyloplus
Specific Epithetasterias
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number69916
Individual Count8
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID4777e9e1-9a4f-47f1-a8b6-529e84728b22
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByW. P. Braker, D. Zumwalt
Field NumberB/Z-1967-1
Date Collected1967-02-13
Year1967
Month2
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceApure
Higher GeographySouth America, Venezuela, Apure: Rio Cinaruco, at confl. Madre Via, abt. 60 mi. S of San Fernando de Apure
ContinentSouth America
LocalityRio Cinaruco, at confl. Madre Via, abt. 60 mi. S of San Fernando de Apure
Decimal Latitude6.548488
Decimal Longitude-67.506427
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-8-3T16:27:11.000CMT
ID4777e9e1-9a4f-47f1-a8b6-529e84728b22
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/zdsi-36ka
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:accessRightshttps://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID649032
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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