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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishLevy
LocalityCedar Key, Culvert Pool At E End Of Causeway.
Latitude29.140545
Longitude-83.034092
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number2096
Collected ByKilby, John; Et Al.
Date Collected1948-06-27

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 NameElops saurus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderElopiformes
FamilyElopidae
GenusElops
Specific Epithetsaurus
Specimen
Catalog Number2096
PreparationsEtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID67EBD306-61B9-4879-BF6E-4B650B3B44CA
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByKilby, John; et al.
Field NumberK6-2748-4
Date Collected1948-06-27
Year1948
Month6
Day27
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyLevy
Higher GeographyLevy, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityCedar Key, culvert pool at E end of causeway.
Decimal Latitude29.1405450000
Decimal Longitude-83.0340920000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-09-28 00:00:00.0
ID67EBD306-61B9-4879-BF6E-4B650B3B44CA
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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