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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryFrench Guiana
LocalityCa 325 Km N Of Kourou, French Guiana
Latitude7.5166667
Longitude-53.2666667
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number167280
Collected ByR/v Oregon Ii
Date Collected1974-02-13

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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 NameScombrolabrax heterolepis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyScombrolabracidae
GenusScombrolabrax
Specific Epithetheterolepis
Specimen
Catalog Number167280
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID91B3DDFC-6076-4DE7-85EF-13D0D364307B
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Oregon II
Field NumberOII14513
Date Collected1974-02-13
Year1974
Month2
Day13
Locality
CountryFrench Guiana
Higher GeographyFrench Guiana, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityCa 325 km N of Kourou, French Guiana
Decimal Latitude7.5166667
Decimal Longitude-53.2666667
Minimum Depth in Meters425 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2007-05-08 17:03:29.0
ID91B3DDFC-6076-4DE7-85EF-13D0D364307B
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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