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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryTrinidad And Tobago
State/ProvinceTrinidad
LocalityChaguaronas Bay.
Latitude10.675322
Longitude-61.641326
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number135608
Collected ByR/v Calamar
Date Collected1967-04-23

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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.

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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 NameChirocentrodon bleekerianus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderClupeiformes
FamilyClupeidae
GenusChirocentrodon
Specific Epithetbleekerianus
Specimen
Catalog Number135608
Other Catalog NumbersTABL 104591
PreparationsCT Scan - 1; EtOH - 11
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID8042DB20-E089-482F-8E9B-79524A8EA16C
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Calamar
Field NumberCAL67-4-59A
Date Collected1967-04-23
Year1967
Month4
Day23
Locality
CountryTrinidad and Tobago
State / ProvinceTrinidad
Higher GeographyTrinidad, Trinidad and Tobago, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityChaguaronas Bay.
Decimal Latitude10.6753220
Decimal Longitude-61.6413260
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2019-09-04 17:12:19.0
ID8042DB20-E089-482F-8E9B-79524A8EA16C
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksLocality data taken from specimen label and field notes. Gear also included fish light for some lots. -G Sheehy/August2002
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