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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryEquatorial Guinea
LocalityNorth Of Malabo
Latitude3.75
Longitude8.8
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number165621
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1965-05-15

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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 NameOphioblennius atlanticus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyBlenniidae
GenusOphioblennius
Specific Epithetatlanticus
Specimen
Catalog Number165621
PreparationsEtOH - 8
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID57C02F17-7D4F-4048-9568-F59289ABDEDA
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL258
Date Collected1965-05-15
Year1965
Month5
Day15
Locality
CountryEquatorial Guinea
Higher GeographyEquatorial Guinea, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityNorth of Malabo
Decimal Latitude3.7500000
Decimal Longitude8.8000000
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2006-12-13 08:57:10.0
ID57C02F17-7D4F-4048-9568-F59289ABDEDA
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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