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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryVenezuela
State/ProvinceDelta Amacuro
LocalitySmall Cano And Swamp Off Rio Orinoco Near Bouy 85.7, On North Side Of Isla Carosimo; Sta. Djs79-15
Latitude8.4267
Longitude-61.3483
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number104995
Collected ByD. J. S., J. N. Baskin, Lundberg
Date Collected1979-11-21

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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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RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
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RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCynodon gibbus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Cynodontidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
Classactinopterygii
Ordercharaciformes
FamilyCynodontidae
GenusCynodon
Specific Epithetgibbus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDr. Monica Toledo-Piza : Universidade de Sao Paulo
Catalog Number104995
Individual Count9
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence IDa08967ea-e362-4070-9574-8c5d51e075a0
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByD. J. S., J. N. Baskin, Lundberg
Field NumberDJS79-15
Date Collected1979-11-21
Year1979
Month11
Day21
Start Day of Year21
End Day of Year21
Locality
CountryVenezuela
State / ProvinceDelta Amacuro
Higher GeographySouth America, Venezuela, Delta Amacuro: small cano and swamp off Rio Orinoco near bouy 85.7, on north side of Isla Carosimo; Sta. DJS79-15
ContinentSouth America
Water BodyRio Orinoco
Localitysmall cano and swamp off Rio Orinoco near bouy 85.7, on north side of Isla Carosimo; Sta. DJS79-15
Decimal Latitude8.4267
Decimal Longitude-61.3483
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-8-3T16:29:27.000CMT
IDa08967ea-e362-4070-9574-8c5d51e075a0
dwc:datasetIDfishes-05-feb-2018
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:organismID683835
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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