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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGuatemala
State/ProvincePeten
LocalityCain, Southeast Of Lake Peten
Latitude16.196944
Longitude-89.486111
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number166819
Collected ByRaschi, William; Keithan
Date Collected1993-07-31

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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 NameAlfaro cultratus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyPoeciliidae
GenusAlfaro
Specific Epithetcultratus
Specimen
Catalog Number166819
Other Catalog NumbersBUM UNCAT
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; CT Scan - 1; CT Scan - 1; EtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID694612A1-95A3-4B38-8E1F-8BC810861982
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByRaschi, William; Keithan
Field NumberZBUM166818
Date Collected1993-07-31
Year1993
Month8
Locality
CountryGuatemala
State / ProvincePeten
Higher GeographyPeten, Guatemala, Central America
ContinentCentral America
LocalityCain, southeast of Lake Peten
Decimal Latitude16.1969440
Decimal Longitude-89.4861110
Other
Modified2018-08-14 15:01:07.0
ID694612A1-95A3-4B38-8E1F-8BC810861982
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksNo field notes provided. Locality data taken from specimen label. "Cain" is written as "Chain" on labels. -MK Chisolm/April2007
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