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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMiami-dade
LocalitySw 87th Ave In Canal Crab Trap.
Latitude27.28333
Longitude-80.49333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number107484
Collected ByAlexander, D
Date Collected1959-12-31

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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 NameAnguilla rostrata
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAnguilliformes
FamilyAnguillidae
GenusAnguilla
Specific Epithetrostrata
Specimen
Catalog Number107484
Other Catalog NumbersUMIM 3282
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID6E14ECB4-9D12-4879-B558-502753816EC3
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByAlexander, D
Field NumberZUMIM3282
Date Collected1959-12-31
Year1960
Month1
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMiami-Dade
Higher GeographyMiami-Dade, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalitySW 87th Ave in canal crab trap.
Decimal Latitude27.2833300000
Decimal Longitude-80.4933300000
Other
Modified1998-03-10 15:52:45.0
ID6E14ECB4-9D12-4879-B558-502753816EC3
dwc:eventRemarksLocality data taken from UMIM log book.
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