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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
LocalityCan 2 Or 3
Latitude-1.034425
Longitude32.784807
Institution CodeYpm
Collection CodeVz
Catalog NumberYpm Ich 008552
Date Collected1956-03-03

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The fishes collection in the Yale Peabody Museum’s Division of Vertebrate Zoology is worldwide in scope, with an emphasis on marine species. Strengths include: deep sea fishes from the Atlantic and Pacific; Western Atlantic nearshore fishes from the United States, Bermuda, Bahamas, Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea; East Pacific fishes from Mexico, Panama and Peru; Indian Ocean nearshore fishes from Kenya, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Seychelles and Chagos Archipelago; and freshwater fishes from Connecticut, Guyana and the African Great Lakes. Holdings represent over 24,000 specimen lots made up of more than 144,000 individual specimens. Included in this are type specimens for 193 nominal species. The collection includes histology slides and a complete coelacanth specimen.

Contacts

Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Greg Watkins-Colwell
RoleDivision of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailgregory.watkins-colwell@yale.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRastrineobola argentea
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata [vertebrate]; Actinopterygii; Neopterygii-Teleostei-Euteleostei; Ostariophysi-Otophysi; Cypriniformes; Cyprinoidea; Cyprinidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusRastrineobola
Specific Epithetargentea
Scientific Name Authors(Pellegrin, 1904)
Taxon RankSpecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Vernacular Namecarps; minnows; ray-finned fishes; vertebrates; chordates; animals
Taxon RemarksAnimals and Plants: Vertebrates - Fish
Specimen
Identified ByFred C. Sibley
Previous IdentificationsRastrineobola argentea|Engraulicypris argenteus
Catalog NumberYPM ICH 008552
Preparations10% form.->70% alc.; CT Scan
Individual Count7
Institution CodeYPM
Collection CodeVZ
Occurrence IDurn:uuid:4094f461-1f14-4147-9335-64ee02dabb06
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated ReferencesDet. by: Fred C. Sibley|
Collection Event
Date Collected1956
Year1956
Collection RemarksICH number 8552; lot count 7; accn=YPM.11597
Locality
MunicipalityLake Victoria
Higher GeographyAfrica; Lake Victoria
ContinentAfrica
Localitycan 2 or 3
Decimal Latitude-1.034425
Decimal Longitude32.784807
Georeference Protocoldigital resource
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters251839
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksCOGE GeoLocate spring 2020: watkinsg 4/11/2020 6:23:03 PM
Georeferenced Date2020
Other
Languageen
Modified2021-02-26T21:46:23.000Z
IDurn:uuid:4094f461-1f14-4147-9335-64ee02dabb06
dwc:datasetID1
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.peabody.yale.edu/search/Record/YPM-ICH-008552
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeYPM
dcterms:bibliographicCitationRastrineobola argentea (YPM ICH 008552)
dcterms:rightsHolderYale Peabody Museum of Natural History
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesGEOLocate
dwc:dispositionin collection
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dcterms:accessRightsOpen Access, http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/; see Yale Peabody policies at: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/8931zqj
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