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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryPalau
State/ProvinceKayangel
LocalityTabletop Reef, Northern Tip Of Long Reef To W Of Kayangel Island
Latitude7.99958
Longitude134.536
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number119450
Collected ByPalau 2006 Team
Date Collected2006-03-30

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Established in 1894, The Field Museum fish collection now contains more than 1,700,000 specimens, 130,000 lots, 10,000 species, 4,500 tissuesamples, 3,500 skeletons, 1,400 nominal types, and 450 families. Specimens range from the lobe-finned Coelacanth and lungfishes, to a diversity of freshwater catfishes and cichlids, to charismatic reef fishes such as the amazing Slingjaw Wrasse and venomous Red Lionfish.

Contacts

Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAnampses melanurus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Perciformes Labridae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyLabridae
GenusAnampses
Specific Epithetmelanurus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified BySynonym - Dr. Mark W. Westneat : Field Museum of Natural History
Catalog Number119450
Preparationstiss
Individual Count1
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID25722b37-60fa-4fda-829a-8660dc14abec
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByPalau 2006 Team
Field NumberPAL06-22
Date Collected2006-03-30
Year2006
Month3
Day30
Start Day of Year30
End Day of Year30
Locality
CountryPalau
State / ProvinceKayangel
Higher GeographyPacific , Palau, Kayangel, Palau Islands: Tabletop Reef, northern tip of long reef to W of Kayangel Island
ContinentOceania
Water BodyPacific
Island GroupPalau Islands
LocalityTabletop Reef, northern tip of long reef to W of Kayangel Island
Decimal Latitude7.99958
Decimal Longitude134.53600
Maximum Depth in Meters42
Minimum Depth in Meters10
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-1-25T14:11:59.000CMT
ID25722b37-60fa-4fda-829a-8660dc14abec
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/zdsi-36ka
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:accessRightshttps://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID1772679
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
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