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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryNigeria
LocalityW Of Mouth Of Pennington River
Latitude4.9333333
Longitude5
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number221592
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1965-05-13

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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.

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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 NameBlennius ocellaris
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyBlenniidae
GenusBlennius
Specific Epithetocellaris
Specimen
Catalog Number221592
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 21592
PreparationsEtOH - 1; CT Scan - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDF55D0EB7-E80B-4776-8150-67881557B7DF
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL239
Date Collected1965-05-13
Year1965
Month5
Day13
Locality
CountryNigeria
Higher GeographyNigeria, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityW of mouth of Pennington River
Decimal Latitude4.9333333
Decimal Longitude5.0000000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters40 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2019-09-04 17:38:16.0
IDF55D0EB7-E80B-4776-8150-67881557B7DF
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