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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityNnw Of Arecibo, Puerto Rico
Latitude19.7833333
Longitude-67.2666667
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number229127
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1969-01-27

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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 NameOxyporhamphus micropterus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeloniformes
FamilyHemiramphidae
GenusOxyporhamphus
Specific Epithetmicropterus
Specimen
Catalog Number229127
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 29127
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDCF171C8D-BFCE-4079-A349-768C75D8FD4E
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL815
Date Collected1969-01-27
Year1969
Month1
Day27
Locality
Higher GeographyAtlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityNNW of Arecibo, Puerto Rico
Decimal Latitude19.7833333
Decimal Longitude-67.2666667
Maximum Depth in Meters7961 m
Minimum Depth in Meters7531 m
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1997-08-01 10:10:06.0
IDCF171C8D-BFCE-4079-A349-768C75D8FD4E
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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