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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
LocalityIn Captivity At Mystic Marine Life Aquarium (now Named Just Mystic Aquarium), Mystic, Connecticut
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number160587
Collected ByCastro, Jose

From Recordset

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 NameScyliorhinus retifer
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassElasmobranchii
OrderCarchariniformes
FamilyScyliorhinidae
GenusScyliorhinus
Specific Epithetretifer
Specimen
Catalog Number160587
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID25B6275B-AE26-454B-A9BE-EA6B52BDE50D
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCastro, Jose
Field NumberZJIC160566
Locality
Higher GeographyNorth America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityIn captivity at Mystic Marine Life Aquarium (now named just Mystic Aquarium), Mystic, Connecticut
Other
Modified2005-10-10 15:37:24.0
ID25B6275B-AE26-454B-A9BE-EA6B52BDE50D
dwc:eventRemarksData taken from specimen labels. See specimen remarks for further details. J Seitz/October2005
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