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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCosta Rica
State/ProvincePuntarenas
LocalityQuepos, Stream Near Los Junta De Alregados, At Pan American Hwy Bridge.
Latitude9.451545
Longitude-84.168003
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number19552
Collected ByGilbert, Carter; Bortone, Stephen
Date Collected1973-07-05

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 NameAstyanax fasciatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCharaciformes
FamilyCharacidae
GenusAstyanax
Specific Epithetfasciatus
Specimen
Catalog Number19552
PreparationsEtOH - 29
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID9B80FA4F-BAB7-44F5-9876-66BC6FDCB53D
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByGilbert, Carter; Bortone, Stephen
Field NumberCRG73-60
Date Collected1973-07-05
Year1973
Month7
Day5
Locality
CountryCosta Rica
State / ProvincePuntarenas
Higher GeographyPuntarenas, Costa Rica, Central America
ContinentCentral America
LocalityQuepos, stream near Los Junta de Alregados, at Pan American Hwy bridge.
Decimal Latitude9.4515450
Decimal Longitude-84.1680030
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID9B80FA4F-BAB7-44F5-9876-66BC6FDCB53D
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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