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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
LocalityPort Antonio: West Harbor, Eastern Shore South Of Bligh's Landing; Erdman Sta. 23a
Latitude18.183615
Longitude-76.457975
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number61535
Collected ByD. S. Erdman
Date Collected1953-07-26

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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDoratonotus megalepis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Labridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLabridae
GenusDoratonotus
Specific Epithetmegalepis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByLoren P. Woods : Field Museum of Natural History
Catalog Number61535
Individual Count6
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID614de28e-1934-40ca-b72f-185dc2b9ab68
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByD. S. Erdman
Field NumberDSE1953-23A
Date Collected1953-07-26
Year1953
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year26
End Day of Year26
Locality
CountryJamaica
Higher GeographyAtlantic , Jamaica, Greater Antilles, West Indies: Port Antonio: West Harbor, eastern shore south of Bligh's landing; Erdman sta. 23a
ContinentNorth America
Water BodyAtlantic
Island GroupGreater Antilles
LocalityPort Antonio: West Harbor, eastern shore south of Bligh's landing; Erdman sta. 23a
Decimal Latitude18.183615
Decimal Longitude-76.457975
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-6-14T17:02:10.000CMT
ID614de28e-1934-40ca-b72f-185dc2b9ab68
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/zdsi-36ka
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:accessRightshttps://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismID640141
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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