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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
LocalityCa 15-20 Km Due S Of The Alley, Jamaica
Latitude17.7833333333
Longitude-77.68333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number103168
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1970-07-06

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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 NameDactylopterus volitans
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderScorpaeniformes
FamilyDactylopteridae
GenusDactylopterus
Specific Epithetvolitans
Specimen
Catalog Number103168
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID00FA0BE2-6401-4840-BFD9-97F97DA50295
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL1223
Date Collected1970-07-06
Year1970
Month7
Day6
Locality
CountryJamaica
Higher GeographyJamaica, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityCa 15-20 km due S of The Alley, Jamaica
Decimal Latitude17.7833333333
Decimal Longitude-77.6833333300
Maximum Depth in Meters29 m
Minimum Depth in Meters26 m
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1997-01-03 09:39:27.0
ID00FA0BE2-6401-4840-BFD9-97F97DA50295
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