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Specimen Record

ContinentGulf Of Mexico
CountryUnited States
LocalitySolitary Mound 2
Latitude29.4645
Longitude-87.632166666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number185015
Collected ByUsgs Crew
Date Collected1997-08-08

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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 NameMuraena retifera
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAnguilliformes
FamilyMuraenidae
GenusMuraena
Specific Epithetretifera
Specimen
Catalog Number185015
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID858BC478-E6F4-409F-9F96-E1E7AD47A93B
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByUSGS crew
Field NumberUSGS-AE-9701-049
Date Collected1997-08-08
Year1997
Month8
Day8
Locality
CountryUSA
Higher GeographyUSA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalitySolitary Mound 2
Decimal Latitude29.4645000000
Decimal Longitude-87.6321666660
Other
Modified2013-03-13 14:33:27.0
ID858BC478-E6F4-409F-9F96-E1E7AD47A93B
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dwc:eventRemarkspinnacle
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