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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMartin
LocalitySouth Fork St. Lucie River Off Cove Road
Latitude27.11572
Longitude-80.25514
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number175641
Collected ByLoftus, William
Date Collected2009-08-25

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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 NameRocio octofasciata
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCichlidae
GenusRocio
Specific Epithetoctofasciata
Specimen
Catalog Number175641
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID163AFAD1-CF1C-4AB5-90DB-1F21C1AAC676
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByLoftus, William
Field NumberZNPS175641
Date Collected2009-08-25
Year2009
Month8
Day25
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMartin
Higher GeographyMartin, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySouth Fork St. Lucie River off Cove Road
Decimal Latitude27.1157200000
Decimal Longitude-80.2551400000
Other
Modified2010-02-16 09:56:15.0
ID163AFAD1-CF1C-4AB5-90DB-1F21C1AAC676
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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