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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
LocalityCarribbean Sea, Off Manchioneal, 13.5 Miles Northwest Of Innes Bay Over Henry Holmes Bank
Latitude18.155413
Longitude-76.412624
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number166699
Collected ByFrancis, A
Date Collected1961-09-17

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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 NameMakaira nigricans
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyIstiophoridae
GenusMakaira
Specific Epithetnigricans
Specimen
Catalog Number166699
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID41924204-36D6-4877-9527-D3B83FF8B5C6
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByFrancis, A
Field NumberZ166699
Date Collected1961-09-17
Year1961
Month9
Day17
Locality
CountryJamaica
Higher GeographyJamaica, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityCarribbean Sea, off Manchioneal, 13.5 miles northwest of Innes Bay over Henry Holmes Bank
Decimal Latitude18.1554130
Decimal Longitude-76.4126240
Maximum Depth in Meters25 fathoms
Other
Modified2007-04-02 08:22:48.0
ID41924204-36D6-4877-9527-D3B83FF8B5C6
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksDepth of water at place of capture: 25 fms. -TJ Vigliotti/April2007
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