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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMiami-dade
LocalityBear Cut, Biscayne Key
Latitude25.73111
Longitude-80.1575
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number137913
Collected ByRich, E; Invertebrate Zoology Class
Date Collected1959-03-31

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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 NameOgcocephalus cubifrons
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderLophiiformes
FamilyOgcocephalidae
GenusOgcocephalus
Specific Epithetcubifrons
Specimen
Catalog Number137913
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID01BECE2A-A3CF-446C-A41E-20B47F824100
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByRich, E; Invertebrate Zoology Class
Field NumberZER137913
Date Collected1959-03-31
Year1959
Month4
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMiami-Dade
Higher GeographyMiami-Dade, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBear Cut, Biscayne Key
Decimal Latitude25.7311100000
Decimal Longitude-80.1575000000
Other
Modified2004-02-05 08:37:58.0
ID01BECE2A-A3CF-446C-A41E-20B47F824100
dwc:eventRemarksLocality taken from specimen label. -G Sheehy/February2004
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