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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryColombia
State/ProvinceProvidencia Island
LocalityNe End Of Santa Catalina Island At Old John Bay Just S Of Basalt Cay.
Latitude13.393937
Longitude-81.373694
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number19018
Collected ByTyler, James; Tyler, H; Et Al.
Date Collected1969-08-07

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 NameBothus lunatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPleuronectiformes
FamilyBothidae
GenusBothus
Specific Epithetlunatus
Specimen
Catalog Number19018
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3EB3FF01-6B8A-4E40-A3FC-12276F91FA55
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByTyler, James; Tyler, H; et al.
Field NumberTT69-8
Date Collected1969-08-07
Year1969
Month8
Day7
Locality
CountryColombia
State / ProvinceProvidencia Island
Higher GeographyProvidencia Island, Colombia, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityNE end of Santa Catalina Island at Old John Bay just S of Basalt Cay.
Decimal Latitude13.3939370000
Decimal Longitude-81.3736940000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1996-10-29 16:24:27.0
ID3EB3FF01-6B8A-4E40-A3FC-12276F91FA55
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