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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Se Of Cape Fear
Latitude33.4083333333
Longitude-77.20833333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number44486
Collected ByM/v Silver Bay
Date Collected1960-12-06

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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 NameTrachinocephalus myops
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAulopiformes
FamilySynodontidae
GenusTrachinocephalus
Specific Epithetmyops
Specimen
Catalog Number44486
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID90840D55-9B4D-4134-92B5-8DD50CEB5E54
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM/V Silver Bay
Field NumberSB2542
Date Collected1960-12-06
Year1960
Month12
Day6
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
Higher GeographyNorth Carolina, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, SE of Cape Fear
Decimal Latitude33.4083333333
Decimal Longitude-77.2083333300
Maximum Depth in Meters24 fm
Minimum Depth in Meters22 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID90840D55-9B4D-4134-92B5-8DD50CEB5E54
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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