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Specimen Record

ContinentCaribbean Sea
CountryVirgin Islands (usa)
State/ProvinceSt. Croix
LocalityButler Bay
Latitude17.750727
Longitude-64.892891
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number182999
Collected ByHewitt, M; Yntema, J
Date Collected1975-12-10

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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 NameHolocentrus rufus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeryciformes
FamilyHolocentridae
GenusHolocentrus
Specific Epithetrufus
Specimen
Catalog Number182999
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDB470B385-6DC5-44C8-BC49-49FE627276B0
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByHewitt, M; Yntema, J
Field NumberZSTXFD182963
Date Collected1975-12-10
Year1975
Month12
Day10
Locality
CountryVirgin Islands (USA)
State / ProvinceSt. Croix
Higher GeographySt. Croix, Virgin Islands (USA), Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityButler Bay
Decimal Latitude17.7507270
Decimal Longitude-64.8928910
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2012-02-29 11:29:46.0
IDB470B385-6DC5-44C8-BC49-49FE627276B0
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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