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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
LocalityOff Rio Bueno.
Latitude18.480084
Longitude-77.461621
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number16575
Collected ByCommercial Fish Traps
Date Collected1961-08-09

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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 NameHolacanthus tricolor
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyPomacanthidae
GenusHolacanthus
Specific Epithettricolor
Specimen
Catalog Number16575
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID8B5F4988-9909-4155-97F0-FA6ACEC29FC6
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCommercial fish traps
Field NumberC-8-961-1J
Date Collected1961-08-09
Year1961
Month8
Day9
Locality
CountryJamaica
Higher GeographyJamaica, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityOff Rio Bueno.
Decimal Latitude18.4800840000
Decimal Longitude-77.4616210000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-11-09 00:00:00.0
ID8B5F4988-9909-4155-97F0-FA6ACEC29FC6
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