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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBrazil
LocalityCa 450 Mi Ne Of Cabo Orange, Brazil
Latitude-12.53
Longitude-50.045
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number146845
Collected ByR/v Gilliss
Date Collected1973-08-05

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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 NameDesmodema polystictum
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderLampriformes
FamilyTrachipteridae
GenusDesmodema
Specific Epithetpolystictum
Specimen
Catalog Number146845
PreparationsEtOH - 1; photo - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDA3205990-518B-4C8C-8387-CAACF302257A
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Gilliss
Field NumberGS68
Date Collected1973-08-05
Year1973
Month8
Day5
Locality
CountryBrazil
Higher GeographyBrazil, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityCa 450 mi NE of Cabo Orange, Brazil
Decimal Latitude12.5300000
Decimal Longitude-50.0450000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters5020 m
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2018-08-03 14:55:15.0
IDA3205990-518B-4C8C-8387-CAACF302257A
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksGillis Cruise GS 7309. -RH Robins/December2006
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