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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishAransas
LocalityPort Aransas
Institution CodeFmnh
Collection CodeFishes
Catalog Number38691
Collected ByC. T. Reed

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Established in 1894, The Field Museum fish collection now contains more than 1,700,000 specimens, 130,000 lots, 10,000 species, 4,500 tissuesamples, 3,500 skeletons, 1,400 nominal types, and 450 families. Specimens range from the lobe-finned Coelacanth and lungfishes, to a diversity of freshwater catfishes and cichlids, to charismatic reef fishes such as the amazing Slingjaw Wrasse and venomous Red Lionfish.

Contacts

Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
Name Kevin Swagel
RoleCollections Staff
Emailkswagel@fieldmuseum.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name Sharon Grant
RoleTechnology Liaison to Science
Emailsgrant@fieldmuseum.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOpsanus beta
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Actinopterygii Batrachoidiformes Batrachoididae
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBatrachoidiformes
FamilyBatrachoididae
GenusOpsanus
Specific Epithetbeta
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number38691
Individual Count583
Institution CodeFMNH
Collection CodeFishes
Occurrence ID1daccc6e-78f4-41f4-83c0-4b805909b6d9
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByC. T. Reed
Field NumberCTR-7
Locality
CountryU.S.A.
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyAransas
Higher GeographyNorth America, U.S.A., Texas, Aransas: Port Aransas
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPort Aransas
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-11-23T14:47:11.000CMT
ID1daccc6e-78f4-41f4-83c0-4b805909b6d9
dwc:datasetIDfishes-09-apr-2019
dwc:collectionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/zdsi-36ka
dcterms:rightsHolderThe Field Museum of Natural History
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeFMNH
dwc:organismID619753
dwc:institutionIDhttp://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34795
dcterms:accessRightshttps://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images
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