× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMartin
LocalityE Side Of Intracoastal Waterway 4.5 Mi N Of Jupiter Inlet.
Latitude27.008594
Longitude-80.095738
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number63162
Collected ByChristensen, Robert; Christensen, N
Date Collected1960-09-12

From Recordset

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
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameCaranx latus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCarangidae
GenusCaranx
Specific Epithetlatus
Specimen
Catalog Number63162
Other Catalog NumbersFSU 13162
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDED0840A1-071A-453C-8C09-31C86FC40BEF
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByChristensen, Robert; Christensen, N
Field NumberRC9-1260-1
Date Collected1960-09-12
Year1960
Month9
Day12
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMartin
Higher GeographyMartin, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityE side of Intracoastal Waterway 4.5 mi N of Jupiter Inlet.
Decimal Latitude27.0085940000
Decimal Longitude-80.0957380000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
IDED0840A1-071A-453C-8C09-31C86FC40BEF
dwc:eventRemarksSee FSU M.S. Thesis: R F Christensen, 1965.
specimen list