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Specimen Record

ContinentGulf Of Mexico
CountryUnited States
LocalityGulf Of Mexico
Latitude28.1166666667
Longitude-83.88333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number151929
Collected ByBortone, Stephen
Date Collected1975-06-23

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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 NameParexocoetus brachypterus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeloniformes
FamilyExocoetidae
GenusParexocoetus
Specific Epithetbrachypterus
Specimen
Catalog Number151929
Other Catalog NumbersUWF 1929
PreparationsIsOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID2D338B49-57DF-4B33-820A-5E8846CE6A69
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBortone, Stephen
Field NumberSAB75-29
Date Collected1975-06-23
Year1975
Month6
Day23
Locality
CountryUSA
Higher GeographyUSA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityGulf of Mexico
Decimal Latitude28.1166666667
Decimal Longitude-83.8833333300
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2004-08-25 14:06:56.0
ID2D338B49-57DF-4B33-820A-5E8846CE6A69
dwc:eventRemarksAboard R/V Bellows: BLM11. Locality data taken from UWF field notes. -G Sheehy/July2004
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