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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGuatemala
State/ProvinceEscuintla
LocalityRio Achiguate On Ca-6-w, 16.3 Km West Of Escuintla.
Latitude14.304952
Longitude-90.936944
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number115710
Collected ByBurgess, George; Smith, Michael; Morales, C; Dorion, R
Date Collected1989-01-11

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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 NameProfundulus punctatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyCyprinodontidae
GenusProfundulus
Specific Epithetpunctatus
Specimen
Catalog Number115710
PreparationsIsOH - 5
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3A7861E2-F620-4F3B-B612-BE4F82B59292
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBurgess, George; Smith, Michael; Morales, C; Dorion, R
Field NumberGHB89-9
Date Collected1989-01-11
Year1989
Month1
Day11
Locality
CountryGuatemala
State / ProvinceEscuintla
Higher GeographyEscuintla, Guatemala, Central America
ContinentCentral America
LocalityRio Achiguate on CA-6-W, 16.3 km west of Escuintla.
Decimal Latitude14.3049520
Decimal Longitude-90.9369440
Minimum Depth in Meters1.5 meters
Other
Modified2001-01-30 16:03:20.0
ID3A7861E2-F620-4F3B-B612-BE4F82B59292
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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