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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCosta Rica
State/ProvinceLimon
LocalityMouth Of Tortuguero River.
Latitude10.587593
Longitude-83.523748
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number67707
Collected ByHolmes, Gene
Date Collected1969-08-18

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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 NameCribroheros rostratus
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCichlidae
GenusCribroheros
Specific Epithetrostratus
Specimen
Catalog Number67707
Other Catalog NumbersFSU 17707
PreparationsEtOH - 4
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID6C1D3BB5-22FE-4F74-9DFA-05E1AAFAA05E
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByHolmes, Gene
Field NumberH6909
Date Collected1969-08-18
Year1969
Month8
Day18
Locality
CountryCosta Rica
State / ProvinceLimon
Higher GeographyLimon, Costa Rica, Central America
ContinentCentral America
LocalityMouth of Tortuguero River.
Decimal Latitude10.5875930
Decimal Longitude-83.5237480
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2016-11-23 14:55:19.0
ID6C1D3BB5-22FE-4F74-9DFA-05E1AAFAA05E
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