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Specimen Record

ContinentCaribbean Sea
CountryLeeward Islands
State/ProvinceAnguilla
LocalityNear Dog Island, Off Of Anguila In The Lessers Antilles
Latitude18.5
Longitude-63.395
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number231977
Collected ByColin, Patrick
Date Collected1969-07-23

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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 NamePromethichthys prometheus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyGempylidae
GenusPromethichthys
Specific Epithetprometheus
Specimen
Catalog Number231977
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 31977
PreparationsEtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3B62948E-E5F1-48FE-A011-BAB9DE9A3DE3
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByColin, Patrick
Field NumberPIL989
Date Collected1969-07-23
Year1969
Month7
Day23
Locality
CountryLeeward Islands
State / ProvinceAnguilla
Higher GeographyAnguilla, Leeward Islands, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityNear Dog island, off of Anguila in the Lessers Antilles
Decimal Latitude18.5000000
Decimal Longitude-63.3950000
Maximum Depth in Meters705 m
Minimum Depth in Meters664 m
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2008-05-23 16:32:40.0
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dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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