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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishLevy
LocalityCedar Keys, Bay S Of Airstrip.
Latitude29.129318
Longitude-83.054305
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number2687
Collected ByKilby, John
Date Collected1948-12-05

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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 NameSymphurus plagiusa
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPleuronectiformes
FamilyCynoglossidae
GenusSymphurus
Specific Epithetplagiusa
Specimen
Catalog Number2687
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID46BDB140-96D5-46A6-8F91-576AD511F3BB
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByKilby, John
Field NumberK7-548*
Date Collected1948-12-05
Year1948
Month12
Day5
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyLevy
Higher GeographyLevy, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityCedar Keys, bay S of airstrip.
Decimal Latitude29.1293180000
Decimal Longitude-83.0543050000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-09-28 00:00:00.0
ID46BDB140-96D5-46A6-8F91-576AD511F3BB
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