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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishEscambia
LocalityBoggy Creek 0.9 Mi W Of Bay Springs On Dirt Road.
Latitude30.7747222222
Longitude-87.49361111
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number55800
Collected ByYerger, R; Cochran, A
Date Collected1959-08-13

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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 NameMicropterus salmoides
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCentrarchidae
GenusMicropterus
Specific Epithetsalmoides
Specimen
Catalog Number55800
Other Catalog NumbersFSU 5800
PreparationsEtOH - 5
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3D2484C6-A8E0-4F9C-A0A1-FE87AAD0D4E7
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByYerger, R; Cochran, A
Field NumberRWY525
Date Collected1959-08-13
Year1959
Month8
Day13
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyEscambia
Higher GeographyEscambia, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBoggy Creek 0.9 mi W of Bay Springs on dirt road.
Decimal Latitude30.7747222222
Decimal Longitude-87.4936111100
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Other
Modified2005-11-25 11:10:44.0
ID3D2484C6-A8E0-4F9C-A0A1-FE87AAD0D4E7
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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