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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryEquatorial Guinea
State/ProvinceBioko
LocalityW Of Malabo
Latitude3.8166667
Longitude7.6333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number221427
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1965-05-14

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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 NameRaja straeleni
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassElasmobranchii
OrderRajiformes
FamilyRajidae
GenusRaja
Specific Epithetstraeleni
Specimen
Catalog Number221427
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 21427
PreparationsIsOH - 16
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDD9A572EA-406C-4A0A-BC0D-790E9FF993FA
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL255
Date Collected1965-05-14
Year1965
Month5
Day14
Locality
CountryEquatorial Guinea
State / ProvinceBioko
Higher GeographyBioko, Equatorial Guinea, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityW of Malabo
Decimal Latitude3.8166667
Decimal Longitude7.6333333
Maximum Depth in Meters144 fm
Minimum Depth in Meters147 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2007-06-06 14:31:14.0
IDD9A572EA-406C-4A0A-BC0D-790E9FF993FA
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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