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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArkansas
County/ParishGarland
LocalityHot Springs Creek, Hot Springs
Latitude34.494894
Longitude-93.04904
Institution CodeTnhc
Collection CodeIchthyology
Catalog Number40111
Collected ByWright, Chris
Date Collected1967-03-29

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https://integrativebio.utexas.edu/biodiversity-collections/collections/ichthyology-fish

The Ichthyology Collection of the Texas Natural History Collections is part of The University of Texas at Austin and includes over 60,000 lots (with over 1,000,000 specimens), most of which are “wet” collections preserved in 70% ethanol occupying 1,586 square feet, spread out over two rooms. We have a small selection of larval fish from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands maintained in 10% formalin and have just recently received over 1800 estimated new lots of larval samples from the Trinity River. Our skeletal collection contains 800 cleared and stained fish, as well as 425 dry skeletal preps. Many of the skeletal specimens originate from W. W. Dalquest and his students. We also have a tissue collection currently with over 1000 samples preserved in 100% ethanol frozen in liquid nitrogen. Our type collection includes 3 holotypes, 110 paratypes, and 1 allotype. Our holdings were collected between 1927 and present and there was a significant increase in collections during 1950–1980, mainly by Clark Hubbs and his students. In 1993 we acquired the collections of the University of Texas at Austin’s Marine Science Institute, totaling ~ 3,000 lots of ethanol preserved specimens from the Gulf of Mexico. Between 2000 and 2011 we acquired collections of ethanol preserved specimens from Midwestern University, Texas Tech University, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, The University of Texas at Brownsville and Lamar University. Our collection is rapidly growing and many of our incoming specimens come from Dean Hendrickson and his students, museum staff, Texas Parks and Wildlife, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and various researchers.

Contacts

Name Adam Cohen
RoleCollections Manager
Emailtnhc_fish_cm@austin.utexas.edu
Name Adam Cohen
RoleCollections Manager
Emailtnhc_fish_cm@austin.utexas.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameNotemigonus crysoleucas
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Cypriniformes | Cyprinidae | Notemigonus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusNotemigonus
Specific Epithetcrysoleucas
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByMartin, Floyd
Catalog Number40111
Preparationsfluid - 1
Institution CodeTNHC
Collection CodeIchthyology
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TNHC:Ichthyology:40111
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWright, Chris
Field Numberz40111
Date Collected1967-03-29
Year1967
Month3
Day29
Start Day of Year88
End Day of Year88
Collection RemarksDonation from Texas Tech University originally in jar with 40112 - 40126 tag reads: Yellow Bullheads stocked by State Game and Fish Dept.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceArkansas
CountyGarland
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | ARKANSAS | GARLAND | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHot Springs Creek, Hot Springs
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Arkansas | Garland
Decimal Latitude34.494894
Decimal Longitude93.04904
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4911
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Georeference RemarksPoint placed at park access area in Hot Springs, with uncertainty covering extent of town.
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-06-20
IDurn:catalog:TNHC:Ichthyology:40111
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/tnhc/ichthyology?id=40111
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:eventRemarksno county info provided - assuming Garland Co. because of locality info.
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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