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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishWichita
LocalityRed River North Of Burkburnett
Latitude34.1539632
Longitude-98.5863221
Institution CodeTnhc
Collection CodeIchthyology
Catalog Number28367
Collected ByParsons, E.; Wfm; Hart, B.
Date Collected1970-04-20

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The Ichthyology Collection of the Texas Natural History Collections is part of The University of Texas at Austin and includes over 60,000 lots (with over 1,000,000 specimens), most of which are “wet” collections preserved in 70% ethanol occupying 1,586 square feet, spread out over two rooms. We have a small selection of larval fish from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands maintained in 10% formalin and have just recently received over 1800 estimated new lots of larval samples from the Trinity River. Our skeletal collection contains 800 cleared and stained fish, as well as 425 dry skeletal preps. Many of the skeletal specimens originate from W. W. Dalquest and his students. We also have a tissue collection currently with over 1000 samples preserved in 100% ethanol frozen in liquid nitrogen. Our type collection includes 3 holotypes, 110 paratypes, and 1 allotype. Our holdings were collected between 1927 and present and there was a significant increase in collections during 1950–1980, mainly by Clark Hubbs and his students. In 1993 we acquired the collections of the University of Texas at Austin’s Marine Science Institute, totaling ~ 3,000 lots of ethanol preserved specimens from the Gulf of Mexico. Between 2000 and 2011 we acquired collections of ethanol preserved specimens from Midwestern University, Texas Tech University, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, The University of Texas at Brownsville and Lamar University. Our collection is rapidly growing and many of our incoming specimens come from Dean Hendrickson and his students, museum staff, Texas Parks and Wildlife, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and various researchers.

Contacts

Name Adam Cohen
RoleCollections Manager
Emailtnhc_fish_cm@austin.utexas.edu
Name Adam Cohen
RoleCollections Manager
Emailtnhc_fish_cm@austin.utexas.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCarpiodes carpio
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Cypriniformes | Catostomidae | Carpiodes
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCypriniformes
FamilyCatostomidae
GenusCarpiodes
Specific Epithetcarpio
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number28367
Preparationsfluid - 1
Institution CodeTNHC
Collection CodeIchthyology
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TNHC:Ichthyology:28367
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByParsons, E.; WFM; Hart, B.
Field NumberZ26955
Date Collected1970-04-20
Year1970
Month4
Day20
Start Day of Year110
End Day of Year110
Collection RemarksDonation from Midwestern State University
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyWichita
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | Texas | Wichita | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityRed River north of Burkburnett
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Texas | Wichita
Decimal Latitude34.1539632
Decimal Longitude98.5863221
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5967
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Georeference RemarksReach runs between lines drawn northwest and northeast of Burkburnett geographic center.
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-06-20
IDurn:catalog:TNHC:Ichthyology:28367
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dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/tnhc/ichthyology?id=28367
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
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