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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryCongo, The Democratic Republic Of The
State/ProvinceOrientale
County/ParishTshopo ,
LocalityTshopo River Just Below Falls Of The Tshopo And Hydropower Plant, Kisangani
Latitude0.54201
Longitude25.18757
Institution CodeAum
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number51271
Collected ByP Friel, J.w. Armbruster, C.k. Ray, P Sullivan, Walanga, Local Fishermen
Date Collected2010-08-16

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The fish collection at Auburn University is among the most important collections of fishes from the southeastern United States. Currently, over 700,000 preserved specimens in over 60,000 lots are cataloged in the collection and at least ten thousand more lots await cataloging.

Contacts

Name David Werneke
RoleCollections Manager
Emailwernedc@auburn.edu
Name David Werneke
RoleCollections Manager
Emailwernedc@auburn.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Jonathon Armbruster
RoleCurator of Fishes
Emailarmbrjw@mail.auburn.edu
Name David Werneke
RoleCollections Manager
Emailwernedc@auburn.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameClypeobarbus congicus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Cypriniformes | Cyprinidae | Clypeobarbus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusClypeobarbus
Specific Epithetcongicus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number51271
Preparations1 in 70% EtOH
Institution CodeAUM
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID727eb36d-3d44-4ee5-9da5-72a89a3d6cf4
Dataset NameAuburn University Museum Fish Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByP Friel, J.W. Armbruster, C.K. Ray, P Sullivan, Walanga, local fishermen
Field NumberUNIKIS 10-61
Date Collected2010-08-16
Year2010
Month8
Day16
Start Day of Year228
End Day of Year228
Locality
CountryDemocratic Republic of the Congo
Country CodeCD
State / ProvinceOrientale
CountyTshopo ,
Higher GeographyAfrica | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Orientale | Tshopo , | | Lindi River - Congo River - Atlantic Ocean | |
ContinentAfrica
Water BodyLindi River - Congo River - Atlantic Ocean
LocalityTshopo River just below Falls of the Tshopo and hydropower plant, Kisangani
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Orientale | Tshopo , | Lindi River - Congo River - Atlantic Ocean
Decimal Latitude0.54201
Decimal Longitude25.18757
Location IDe564ac20-6074-4fed-9c89-0cbd9f2697b9
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-02-04
ID727eb36d-3d44-4ee5-9da5-72a89a3d6cf4
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/aum/fish?id=51271
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dwc:eventRemarksCollected below main falls on northside of river in rapids, along vegetated banks and on beach on north side of river. Used seines, castnets, electrofisher, hands, and fishtraps. Did this over several nights and left equipment with local fishermen to collect in the region
dwc:eventID7665
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/8wk2-p21y
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