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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBrazil
LocalitySt Paul's Rocks (penedos De Sao Pedro E Sao Paulo).
Latitude0.9194444
Longitude-29.3425
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number172077
Collected BySmart, Alex
Date Collected1981-07-04

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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 NameHerpetoichthys regius
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAnguilliformes
FamilyOphichthidae
GenusHerpetoichthys
Specific Epithetregius
Specimen
Catalog Number172077
PreparationsEtOH - 2; photo - 3
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDC49A2412-BC5F-4040-AFDE-C68787B8FE41
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySmart, Alex
Field NumberPS-003
Date Collected1981-07-04
Year1981
Month7
Day4
Locality
CountryBrazil
Higher GeographyBrazil, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalitySt Paul's Rocks (Penedos de Sao Pedro e Sao Paulo).
Decimal Latitude0.9194444
Decimal Longitude-29.3425000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Other
Modified2017-09-18 16:55:54.0
IDC49A2412-BC5F-4040-AFDE-C68787B8FE41
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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