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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryLiberia
LocalitySouthwest Of Grand Cess
Latitude4.6666666667
Longitude-9.183333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number114594
Collected ByCollette, Bruce
Date Collected1963-11-02

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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 NamePeristedion cataphractum
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderScorpaeniformes
FamilyTriglidae
GenusPeristedion
Specific Epithetcataphractum
Specimen
Catalog Number114594
PreparationsIsOH - 7
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDBB37360E-1DA6-4A49-96A1-917C0FBB9ADD
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCollette, Bruce
Field NumberBBC849
Date Collected1963-11-02
Year1963
Month11
Day2
Locality
CountryLiberia
Higher GeographyLiberia, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalitySouthwest of Grand Cess
Decimal Latitude4.6666666667
Decimal Longitude-9.1833333330
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2004-02-25 11:13:55.0
IDBB37360E-1DA6-4A49-96A1-917C0FBB9ADD
dwc:eventRemarksLa Rafale, Trans.#17, Station 6. Locality data taken from specimen label. -A Varandas/February2004
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