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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPhilippines
County/ParishMindoro
LocalityApo Reef, Southern Tip
Latitude12.6175
Longitude120.4897
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number127261
Collected ByBusuanga Team
Date Collected2003-03-03

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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.

Contacts

Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameScarus forsteni
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Scaridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyScaridae
GenusScarus
Specific Epithetforsteni
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified BySynonym - Matthew G. Girard : Loyola University
Catalog Number127261
Preparationstiss
Individual Count1
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID92dae0e6-eeea-4486-80bf-f56446f329d6
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByBusuanga team
Field NumberBUS03-05
Date Collected2003-03-03
Year2003
Month3
Day3
Start Day of Year3
End Day of Year3
Locality
CountryPhilippines
CountyMindoro
Higher GeographyAsia, Pacific , Philippines, Mindoro, East Indies: Apo Reef, southern tip
ContinentAsia
Water BodyPacific
LocalityApo Reef, southern tip
Decimal Latitude12.6175
Decimal Longitude120.4897
Maximum Depth in Meters33
Minimum Depth in Meters5
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-6-15T17:16:06.000CMT
ID92dae0e6-eeea-4486-80bf-f56446f329d6
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:organismID3429399
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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