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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryNicaragua
LocalityE Of King Cays
Latitude12.1166667
Longitude-82.7333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number228798
Collected ByR/v Oregon
Date Collected1967-02-07

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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 NameEtelis oculatus
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLutjanidae
GenusEtelis
Specific Epithetoculatus
Specimen
Catalog Number228798
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 28798
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; EtOH - 1; photo - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDCF312CC5-CA2D-4644-B611-5771B748B4B8
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Oregon
Field NumberORE6444
Date Collected1967-02-07
Year1967
Month2
Day7
Locality
CountryNicaragua
Higher GeographyNicaragua, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityE of King Cays
Decimal Latitude12.1166667
Decimal Longitude-82.7333333
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters105 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2018-07-30 13:25:26.0
IDCF312CC5-CA2D-4644-B611-5771B748B4B8
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