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UF FLMNH Ichthyology

Specimen Records: 231,788
Media Records: 1,280
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2019-09-22

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
  • Data Corrected
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  • Raw
This table shows any data corrections that were performed on this recordset to improve the capabilities of iDigBio Search. The first column represents the correction performed. The last two columns represent the number and percentage of records that were corrected. A complete list of the data quality flags and their descriptions can be found here. Clicking on a data flag name will take you to a search for all records with this flag in this recordset.
FlagRecords With This Flag(%) Percent With This Flag
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98.054
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98.054
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98.054
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98.054
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98.054
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98.054
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98.054
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98.054
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98.054
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98.054
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97.985
gbif_reference_added  i226450
97.697
geopoint_datum_missing  i225891
97.456
gbif_vernacularname_added  i220724
95.227
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90.688
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76.74
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70.579
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55.67
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42.565
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42.32
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9.293
dwc_family_replaced  i17816
7.686
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4.039
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2.658
dwc_genus_replaced  i6023
2.598
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1.072
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1.051
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0.311
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0.244
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0.189
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0.113
rev_geocode_corrected  i241
0.104
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i171
0.074
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0.067
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i129
0.056
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0.022
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0.012
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i23
0.01
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0.007
datecollected_bounds  i13
0.006
dwc_class_replaced  i13
0.006
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i7
0.003
rev_geocode_flip_lon_sign  i6
0.003
rev_geocode_flip  i4
0.002
rev_geocode_both_sign  i3
0.001
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i2
0.001
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