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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceTabora
LocalityReservoir Above Igombe Dam Near Tabora
Latitude-4.8907
Longitude32.7157
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number90541
Collected ByCollector(s): John P. Friel, Simon Loader

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The CUMV Fish Collection was established shortly after the founding of the university in 1865. Many of our earliest specimens were collected by well-known researchers such as David Starr Jordan, Carl Eigenmann, Charles Frederick Hartt and Seth Meek. By 1935, the collection contained only 3,000 lots, but during the following 35 years, Edward Raney and his students built the finest collection of eastern North American freshwater fishes in existence today. In Collette and Lachner's (1976) report on fish collections in the United States and Canada, the CUMV Fish Collection ranked thirteenth among all collections and fourth among National Resource Centers in North America. Although there is worldwide representation of both marine and freshwater species, the bulk of the collection is strongly representative of freshwater fishes from eastern North America and has formed the basis for numerous systematic works on the North American fish fauna. Much of the material is in large geographic series, and many sites have been sampled repeatedly through extended periods of time. Some specimens are from the original New York State Biological Survey (1926–1939). Many of our collections are from the highly industrialized Northeast and Middle Atlantic states and thus document earlier faunas in habitats now greatly altered, and we have repeated samples through time from many of these localities. The primary activities for the last several years has been collection building efforts directed toward African freshwater fishes.

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Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
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Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
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Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBarbus lineomaculatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Actinopterygii; Cypriniformes; Cyprinidae; Boulenger, 1903
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCyprinidae
GenusBarbus
Specific Epithetlineomaculatus
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJohn P. Friel, Gilbert W. Bane Jr., D. S. B.
Date Identified2004-10-01T11:30
Previous IdentificationsBarbus lineomaculatus (accepted ID) identified by John P. Friel, Gilbert W. Bane Jr., D. S. B. on 2004-10-01T11:30; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number90541
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=JPF 04-041
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count9
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:90541?seid=2142568
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): John P. Friel, Simon Loader
Date Collected2004-10-01T11:30/2004-10-01T13:00
Verbatim Date Collected2004-10-01T11:30-2004-10-01T13:00
Sampling Protocoldip net & seine
Locality
CountryTanzania
State / ProvinceTabora
Higher GeographyAfrica, Tanzania, Tabora
ContinentAfrica
LocalityReservoir above Igombe Dam near Tabora
Verbatim LocalityReservoir above Igombe Dam near Tabora
HabitatWater body width: >100 m
Decimal Latitude-4.8907
Decimal Longitude32.7157
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Location According Tounknown
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-02-28 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-07-01 14:27:04.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:90541?seid=2142568
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dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:georeferenceSourcesunknown
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:90541
dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:90541
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime2004-10-01T11:30/2004-10-01T13:00
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