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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishHillsborough
LocalityEast Shore Macdill Field
Latitude27.846554
Longitude-82.468802
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number207586
Collected ByWoodburn, K
Date Collected1959-06-30

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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 NameMenticirrhus americanus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilySciaenidae
GenusMenticirrhus
Specific Epithetamericanus
Specimen
Catalog Number207586
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 7586
PreparationsIsOH - 8
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID83E2554D-0B5D-4F45-9827-4529B4D89F59
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByWoodburn, K
Field NumberVGS59-107
Date Collected1959-06-30
Year1959
Month6
Day30
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyHillsborough
Higher GeographyHillsborough, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityEast shore MacDill Field
Decimal Latitude27.8465540000
Decimal Longitude-82.4688020000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1999-06-18 15:38:21.0
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