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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishSt. Johns
LocalitySalt Run, Anastasia State Park, St. Augustine
Latitude29.870667
Longitude-81.273977
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number237980
Collected ByKrysko, Kenneth; Robins, Robert; Randall, Zachary
Date Collected2014-10-01

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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.

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 NameMenidia menidia
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAtheriniformes
FamilyAtherinidae
GenusMenidia
Specific Epithetmenidia
Specimen
Catalog Number237980
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; photo - 3; EtOH - 12
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID17edca04-11dd-49df-ab00-5861b5b56c37
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByKrysko, Kenneth; Robins, Robert; Randall, Zachary
Field NumberZSR14-31
Date Collected2014-10-01
Year2014
Month10
Day1
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountySt. Johns
Higher GeographySt. Johns, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalitySalt Run, Anastasia State Park, St. Augustine
Decimal Latitude29.870667
Decimal Longitude-81.273977
Georeference ProtocolGEOLocate
Other
Modified2018-08-23 09:28:33.0
ID17edca04-11dd-49df-ab00-5861b5b56c37
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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