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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountrySao Tome And Principe
State/ProvinceSao Tome
LocalityNw Of Sao Tome
Latitude0.9
Longitude4.8833333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number221919
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1965-05-23

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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 NameEurypharynx pelecanoides
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderSaccopharyngiformes
FamilyEurypharyngidae
GenusEurypharynx
Specific Epithetpelecanoides
Specimen
Catalog Number221919
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 21919
PreparationsIsOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID25C8F868-D6DF-4586-84E5-1862AE768894
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL298
Date Collected1965-05-23
Year1965
Month5
Day23
Locality
CountrySao Tome & Principe
State / ProvinceSao Tome
Higher GeographySao Tome, Sao Tome & Principe, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityNW of Sao Tome
Decimal Latitude0.9000000
Decimal Longitude4.8833333
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters2430 fm
Other
Modified1998-03-16 15:53:56.0
ID25C8F868-D6DF-4586-84E5-1862AE768894
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