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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishFlorida Keys
LocalitySw Of Dry Tortugas
Latitude24.55
Longitude-83.15
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number217453
Collected ByR/v Gerda
Date Collected1965-04-12

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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 NameScorpaenodes tredecimspinosus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderScorpaeniformes
FamilyScorpaenidae
GenusScorpaenodes
Specific Epithettredecimspinosus
Specimen
Catalog Number217453
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 17453
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDEB8426A4-3C95-475C-9F25-DF83309269B6
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Gerda
Field NumberGRD564
Date Collected1965-04-12
Year1965
Month4
Day12
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyFlorida Keys
Higher GeographyFlorida Keys, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalitySW of Dry Tortugas
Decimal Latitude24.5500000000
Decimal Longitude-83.1500000000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters37 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1996-06-21 14:32:45.0
IDEB8426A4-3C95-475C-9F25-DF83309269B6
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