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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceGeorgia
County/ParishGlynn
LocalityOff East Beach, St Simons Island.
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number41767
Collected ByUs Bureau Of Commercial Fisheries
Date Collected1955-12-19

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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 NameAstroscopus y-graecum
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyUranoscopidae
GenusAstroscopus
Specific Epithety-graecum
Specimen
Catalog Number41767
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID8F09EA75-5350-4982-8DC2-D6CFF5D5826C
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByUS Bureau of Commercial Fisheries
Field NumberZUSBCF41767
Date Collected1955-12-19
Year1955
Month12
Day19
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceGeorgia
CountyGlynn
Higher GeographyGlynn, Georgia, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityOff East Beach, St Simons Island.
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID8F09EA75-5350-4982-8DC2-D6CFF5D5826C
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