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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/ParishClark
LocalityVirgin River W. Of Bunkerville
Latitude36.772985
Longitude-114.147143
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number63420
Collected ByC. Alexander
Date Collected1938-08-31

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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 NameLepidomeda mollispinis mollispinis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Cypriniformes Cyprinidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusLepidomeda
Specific Epithetmollispinis
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type StatusParatype(s)
Catalog Number63420
Individual Count12
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence IDe0d67716-7313-4e3f-9b33-03fbbb11266a
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByC. Alexander
Collector NumberM38-183
Field NumberZ63420
Date Collected1938-08-31
Year1938
Month8
Day31
Start Day of Year31
End Day of Year31
Locality
CountryU.S.A.
State / ProvinceNevada
CountyClark
Higher GeographyNorth America, U.S.A., Nevada, Clark: Virgin River W. of Bunkerville
ContinentNorth America
LocalityVirgin River W. of Bunkerville
Decimal Latitude36.772985
Decimal Longitude-114.147143
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-9-21T17:38:51.000CMT
IDe0d67716-7313-4e3f-9b33-03fbbb11266a
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
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:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID642693
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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