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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMalawi
LocalityMonkey Bay, Rocks
Latitude-14.082084
Longitude34.927997
Institution CodeYpm
Collection CodeVz
Catalog NumberYpm Ich 007857
Date Collected1973-09-22

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The fishes collection in the Yale Peabody Museum’s Division of Vertebrate Zoology is worldwide in scope, with an emphasis on marine species. Strengths include: deep sea fishes from the Atlantic and Pacific; Western Atlantic nearshore fishes from the United States, Bermuda, Bahamas, Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea; East Pacific fishes from Mexico, Panama and Peru; Indian Ocean nearshore fishes from Kenya, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Seychelles and Chagos Archipelago; and freshwater fishes from Connecticut, Guyana and the African Great Lakes. Holdings represent over 24,000 specimen lots made up of more than 144,000 individual specimens. Included in this are type specimens for 193 nominal species. The collection includes histology slides and a complete coelacanth specimen.

Contacts

Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Larry Gall
RoleHead, Computer Systems Office
Emaillawrence.gall@yale.edu
Name Greg Watkins-Colwell
RoleDivision of Vertebrate Zoology
Emailgregory.watkins-colwell@yale.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameChindongo bellicosus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Gnathostomata [vertebrate]; Actinopterygii; Neopterygii-Teleostei-Euteleostei; Acanthopterygii-Percomorpha; Perciformes; Labroidei; Cichlidae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCichlidae
GenusChindongo
Specific Epithetbellicosus
Scientific Name AuthorsLi et al., 2016
Taxon RankSpecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Vernacular Namecichlids; parrotfishes; perch-like fishes; ray-finned fishes; vertebrates; chordates; animals
Taxon RemarksAnimals and Plants: Vertebrates - Fish
Specimen
Identified ByMichael K. Oliver
Date Identified2016
Previous IdentificationsChindongo bellicosus|Pseudotropheus elongatus
Catalog NumberYPM ICH 007857
Preparations10% form.->70% alc.; CT Scan
Individual Count4
Institution CodeYPM
Collection CodeVZ
Occurrence IDurn:uuid:4ccc0f74-f17a-4fec-a1da-4caf7752c9cb
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Associated ReferencesDet. by: Michael K. Oliver 2016|
Collection Event
Date Collected1973-09
Year1973
Month9
Collection RemarksICH number 7857; lot count 4
Locality
CountryMalawi
MunicipalityLake Malawi
Higher GeographyAfrica; Malawi; Lake Malawi
ContinentAfrica
LocalityMonkey Bay, rocks
Decimal Latitude-14.082084
Decimal Longitude34.927997
Georeference Protocoldigital resource
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2304
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference Remarksfrom FishNet repatriation dataset for YPM, 2 Feb 2015
Georeferenced Date2014
Other
Languageen
Modified2019-05-19T23:16:19.000Z
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dwc:datasetID6cfd67d6-4f9b-400b-8549-1933ac27936f
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.peabody.yale.edu/search/Record/YPM-ICH-007857
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeYPM
dcterms:bibliographicCitationChindongo bellicosus (YPM ICH 007857)
dcterms:rightsHolderYale Peabody Museum of Natural History
dcterms:accessRightsOpen Access, http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/; see Yale Peabody policies at: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/8931zqj
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesFishNet
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
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