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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPhilippines
County/ParishPalawan
LocalityTalampulan Island, W Side North Of Large Rock, Off W Side Of Busuanga Island
Latitude12.1311
Longitude119.8372
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number127214
Collected ByBusuanga Team
Date Collected2003-03-12

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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 NameGomphosus varius
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Labridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLabridae
GenusGomphosus
Specific Epithetvarius
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified BySynonym - Dr. Mark W. Westneat : Field Museum of Natural History
Catalog Number127214
Preparationstiss
Individual Count1
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID5c5f27ac-4102-4c59-9e0d-bdfacf092ef0
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBusuanga team
Field NumberBUS03-37
Date Collected2003-03-12
Year2003
Month3
Day12
Start Day of Year12
End Day of Year12
Locality
CountryPhilippines
CountyPalawan
Higher GeographyAsia, Pacific , Philippines, Palawan, Talampulan Island, East Indies: Talampulan Island, W side north of large rock, off W side of Busuanga Island
ContinentAsia
Water BodyPacific
IslandTalampulan Island
LocalityTalampulan Island, W side north of large rock, off W side of Busuanga Island
Decimal Latitude12.1311
Decimal Longitude119.8372
Maximum Depth in Meters10
Minimum Depth in Meters2
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-1-25T14:06:23.000CMT
ID5c5f27ac-4102-4c59-9e0d-bdfacf092ef0
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
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:organismID3428576
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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