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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
LocalityAquarium Specimen
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number93539

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Established in 1894, The Field Museum fish collection now contains more than 1,700,000 specimens, 130,000 lots, 10,000 species, 4,500 tissuesamples, 3,500 skeletons, 1,400 nominal types, and 450 families. Specimens range from the lobe-finned Coelacanth and lungfishes, to a diversity of freshwater catfishes and cichlids, to charismatic reef fishes such as the amazing Slingjaw Wrasse and venomous Red Lionfish.

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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
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Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePolypterus senegalus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Polypteriformes Polypteridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPolypteriformes
FamilyPolypteridae
GenusPolypterus
Specific Epithetsenegalus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByDr. Donald J. Stewart : State University of New York, Syracuse
Catalog Number93539
Individual Count1
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID2b6b89cf-b0f7-4046-b6ff-52708dadfa85
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Field NumberZ93539
Locality
Higher GeographyAfrica: aquarium specimen
ContinentAfrica
Localityaquarium specimen
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-2-14T13:18:14.000CMT
ID2b6b89cf-b0f7-4046-b6ff-52708dadfa85
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/zdsi-36ka
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismID672230
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
dcterms:accessRightshttps://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images
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