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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountryGuam
LocalityFisherman's Coop On Marine Drive (route 1) In Hagatna Between Agana Bay And Channel
Latitude13.478123
Longitude144.744399
Institution CodeKu
Collection CodeKuit
Catalog Number7357
Collected ByHsieh, S T; Ferraris, Carl J
Date Collected2002-04-18

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The University of Kansas Ichthyology frozen tissue collection continues to expand rapidly and has broad representation of both marine and freshwater fish diversity - 11,000 individual tissue samples from 2384 taxa (297 families and 1077 genera) and 38 countries (Australia, Belize, Ethiopia, Fiji, Nepal, Seychelles, South Africa and Tonga etc., as well as oceanic localities). The collections and the scope of research activities in the division continue to grow due to the ongoing activities of ichthyology staff and students.

The collection is used by national and international researchers as well as by state and federal agencies. The Division of Ichthyology is designated as a Regional Center in the Midwest and Great Plains Regions (Collette & Lachner 1976, Copeia 1976: 625-642; Poss and Collette 1995, Copeia 1995: 48-70) and is among the top twenty ichthyological collections in the country. Almost 60% of the specimens in the collection are from the Great Plains Region. The collection is an important resource for anyone interested in the region's fishes. The data concerning these faunas are not extensively duplicated by other ichthyological collections.

The tissue collection comprises tissue samples originally collected in liquid nitrogen, DMSO and ethanol and stored in state-of-the-art liquid nitrogen dewars at -170°C. The tissues are made up mostly of muscle tissue but also includes, liver and other internal organs, fin clips and whole specimens. A large proportion of our collection has vouchers held either at KU or at other collections. The provenance of these vouchers is indicated in the database

Contacts

Name Andrew Bentley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailabentley@ku.edu
Name Andrew Bentley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailabentley@ku.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@ku.edu
Name Andrew Bentley
RoleCollection Manager
Emailabentley@ku.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePriacanthus hamrur
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyPriacanthidae
GenusPriacanthus
Specific Epithethamrur
Specimen
Identified ByHartel, Karsten E
Date Identified2005-12-07
Catalog Number7357
Other Catalog NumbersMCZ 164917
PreparationsTissue - 0
Institution CodeKU
Collection CodeKUIT
Occurrence IDbf8a681f-973e-4518-a8e2-909fdfeacc1c
Dataset NameUniversity of Kansas Biodiversity Institute Fish Tissue Collection
Basis of RecordMaterialSample
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByHsieh, S T; Ferraris, Carl J
Field NumberHSIEH02:04
Date Collected2002-04-18
Year2002
Month4
Day18
Locality
CountryGuam
Higher GeographyPacific Ocean, Guam
ContinentPacific Ocean
LocalityFisherman's Coop on Marine Drive (Route 1) in Hagatna between Agana Bay and Channel
Decimal Latitude13.4781230
Decimal Longitude144.7443990
Location RemarksBought from Coop
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2499.0000000000
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference RemarksFishnet2 georeferencer's comment: Error covers area around Hagatna.
Georeferenced ByBenito, Lorenzo
Other
Languageen
Modified2008-07-25 04:24:13.0
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dcterms:accessRightshttp://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
dwc:dynamicProperties183mm SL
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.en_US
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/iakn-125z
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