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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishFlorida Keys
LocalitySw Of Tortugas Bank.
Latitude24.4616666667
Longitude-83.51833333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number109775
Collected ByBurgess, George; Snelson, Franklin; Et Al.
Date Collected1996-05-12

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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 NameDiaphus dumerili
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderMyctophiformes
FamilyMyctophidae
GenusDiaphus
Specific Epithetdumerili
Specimen
Catalog Number109775
PreparationsIsOH - 4
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID72CD9D11-1C37-4DAA-BBC9-23ED1DDEC959
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBurgess, George; Snelson, Franklin; et al.
Field NumberGHB96-08
Date Collected1996-05-12
Year1996
Month5
Day12
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyFlorida Keys
Higher GeographyFlorida Keys, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalitySW of Tortugas Bank.
Decimal Latitude24.4616666667
Decimal Longitude-83.5183333300
Minimum Depth in Meters435-447 m
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2016-09-28 13:09:11.0
ID72CD9D11-1C37-4DAA-BBC9-23ED1DDEC959
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