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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishFlorida Keys
LocalityOff Dry Tortugas, Ca 30 Mi Ne Of Loggerhead.
Latitude24.8891666667
Longitude-82.45666666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number12287

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 NameSyacium micrurum
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPleuronectiformes
FamilyParalichthyidae
GenusSyacium
Specific Epithetmicrurum
Specimen
Catalog Number12287
PreparationsEtOH - 3
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDCEA76A7B-3BCF-4790-B984-CADE427C8D76
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Field NumberZ12287
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyFlorida Keys
Higher GeographyFlorida Keys, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityOff Dry Tortugas, ca 30 mi NE of Loggerhead.
Decimal Latitude24.8891666667
Decimal Longitude-82.4566666600
Georeference Protocolmap
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
IDCEA76A7B-3BCF-4790-B984-CADE427C8D76
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