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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMinnesota
County/ParishCook
LocalityN.branch Of Brule River, At Co. Rd. 12 Bridge (gunflint Trail), Ca. 15 Air Mi. Due N Of Grand Marais
Latitude47.987759
Longitude-90.348952
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number91743
Collected ByGilbert, C; Etnier, David; Boschung, Herbert
Date Collected1992-06-14

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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 NameCouesius plumbeus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusCouesius
Specific Epithetplumbeus
Specimen
Catalog Number91743
Preparationsphoto - 1; EtOH - 21
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID54425671-EF4D-458C-A395-90E097F51F74
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByGilbert, C; Etnier, David; Boschung, Herbert
Field NumberCRG92-41
Date Collected1992-06-14
Year1992
Month6
Day14
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceMinnesota
CountyCook
Higher GeographyCook, Minnesota, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityN.Branch of Brule River, at co. rd. 12 bridge (Gunflint Trail), ca. 15 air mi. due N of Grand Marais
Decimal Latitude47.9877590
Decimal Longitude-90.3489520
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2018-04-03 16:25:56.0
ID54425671-EF4D-458C-A395-90E097F51F74
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksCollection split with University of Alabama; lot of Couesius plumbeus split three ways (also to U. of Tenn.).
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