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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
LocalityOff San Antonio Bay
Latitude28.035500000000003
Longitude-94.478
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuit
Catalog Number5220
Collected ByMcnyset, Kris M
Date Collected2002-06-29

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The University of Kansas Ichthyology frozen tissue collection continues to expand rapidly and has broad representation of both marine and freshwater fish diversity - 11,000 individual tissue samples from 2384 taxa (297 families and 1077 genera) and 38 countries (Australia, Belize, Ethiopia, Fiji, Nepal, Seychelles, South Africa and Tonga etc., as well as oceanic localities). The collections and the scope of research activities in the division continue to grow due to the ongoing activities of ichthyology staff and students.

The collection is used by national and international researchers as well as by state and federal agencies. The Division of Ichthyology is designated as a Regional Center in the Midwest and Great Plains Regions (Collette & Lachner 1976, Copeia 1976: 625-642; Poss and Collette 1995, Copeia 1995: 48-70) and is among the top twenty ichthyological collections in the country. Almost 60% of the specimens in the collection are from the Great Plains Region. The collection is an important resource for anyone interested in the region's fishes. The data concerning these faunas are not extensively duplicated by other ichthyological collections.

The tissue collection comprises tissue samples originally collected in liquid nitrogen, DMSO and ethanol and stored in state-of-the-art liquid nitrogen dewars at -170°C. The tissues are made up mostly of muscle tissue but also includes, liver and other internal organs, fin clips and whole specimens. A large proportion of our collection has vouchers held either at KU or at other collections. The provenance of these vouchers is indicated in the database

Contacts

Name Andrew Bentley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailabentley@ku.edu
Name Andrew Bentley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailabentley@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Andrew Bentley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailabentley@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePrionotus roseus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderScorpaeniformes
FamilyTriglidae
GenusPrionotus
Specific Epithetroseus
Scientific Name AuthorsJordan & Evermann 1896
Specimen
Identified ByMcNyset, Kris M
Date Identified2002-05-31
Catalog Number5220
Other Catalog NumbersKU 30174
PreparationsTissue - 100
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUIT
Occurrence ID45fdb4c8-b227-41d9-8366-949101871346
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Fish Tissue Collection
Basis of RecordMaterialSample
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByMcNyset, Kris M
Field NumberOR 250:130
Date Collected2002-06-29
Year2002
Month6
Day29
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceTexas
Higher GeographyAtlantic Ocean, United States of America, Texas
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityOff San Antonio Bay
Decimal Latitude28.0355000
Decimal Longitude-94.4780000
Maximum Depth in Meters64
Minimum Depth in Meters64
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2002-08-16 05:30:07.0
ID45fdb4c8-b227-41d9-8366-949101871346
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dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:dynamicProperties130mm SL
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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