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Specimen Record

ContinentCaribbean Sea
CountryVirgin Islands (usa)
State/ProvinceSt. Croix
LocalityNorthwest Shore Of Buck Island Reef National Monument
Latitude17.79
Longitude-64.6247222
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number159612
Collected BySmith-vaniz, William; Rocha, Luiz
Date Collected2001-07-23

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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 NameEchidna catenata
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAnguilliformes
FamilyMuraenidae
GenusEchidna
Specific Epithetcatenata
Specimen
Catalog Number159612
Other Catalog NumbersBUIS 2589
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID14D770E7-2FDC-4A21-A9A1-F56D7CE20EA5
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySmith-Vaniz, William; Rocha, Luiz
Field NumberBUIS2001-08
Date Collected2001-07-23
Year2001
Month7
Day23
Locality
CountryVirgin Islands (USA)
State / ProvinceSt. Croix
Higher GeographySt. Croix, Virgin Islands (USA), Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityNorthwest shore of Buck Island Reef National Monument
Decimal Latitude17.7900000
Decimal Longitude-64.6247222
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2005-08-25 14:55:08.0
ID14D770E7-2FDC-4A21-A9A1-F56D7CE20EA5
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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