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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMiami-dade
LocalityVirginia Key, Seaquarium By Wall (station D-27)
Latitude25.74333
Longitude-80.14889
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number142312
Collected ByLow, Bob
Date Collected1969-02-16

From Recordset

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 NameErotelis smaragdus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyEleotridae
GenusErotelis
Specific Epithetsmaragdus
Specimen
Catalog Number142312
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDE2BDFDDC-F3F9-4EB3-A379-D42EBD3999D6
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByLow, Bob
Field NumberZUSBCF127559
Date Collected1969-02-16
Year1969
Month2
Day16
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMiami-Dade
Higher GeographyMiami-Dade, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityVirginia Key, Seaquarium by wall (Station D-27)
Decimal Latitude25.7433300000
Decimal Longitude-80.1488900000
Other
Modified2004-05-19 12:54:14.0
IDE2BDFDDC-F3F9-4EB3-A379-D42EBD3999D6
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksLocality data taken from specimen label. - A Varandas/November2002
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