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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishSt. Lucie
LocalityAtlantic Ocean Off Ft Pierce, Florida.
Latitude27.4694444
Longitude-80.0833333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number41419
Collected ByR/v Joie De Vivre
Date Collected1973-08-01

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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.

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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 NameCaralophia loxochila
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAnguilliformes
FamilyOphichthidae
GenusCaralophia
Specific Epithetloxochila
Specimen
Catalog Number41419
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; EtOH - 3
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDE3C35B5A-B63E-44B8-B963-DEDFB44AA641
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Joie de Vivre
Field NumberZJV41419
Date Collected1973-08-01
Year1973
Month8
Day1
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountySt. Lucie
Higher GeographySt. Lucie, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityAtlantic Ocean off Ft Pierce, Florida.
Decimal Latitude27.4694444
Decimal Longitude-80.0833333
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2019-09-12 15:33:43.0
IDE3C35B5A-B63E-44B8-B963-DEDFB44AA641
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