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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Carolina
LocalityEast Of North Island
Latitude33.2416666667
Longitude-78.39166666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number133946
Collected ByM/v Silver Bay
Date Collected1962-10-31

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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 NameEtropus crossotus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPleuronectiformes
FamilyParalichthyidae
GenusEtropus
Specific Epithetcrossotus
Specimen
Catalog Number133946
PreparationsIsOH - 3
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID7827954C-7B0F-49F4-ABC1-96120E539E8F
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM/V Silver Bay
Field NumberSB4520
Date Collected1962-10-31
Year1962
Month10
Day31
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceSouth Carolina
Higher GeographySouth Carolina, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityEast of North Island
Decimal Latitude33.2416666667
Decimal Longitude-78.3916666600
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters16 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2003-10-10 13:37:34.0
ID7827954C-7B0F-49F4-ABC1-96120E539E8F
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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