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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishAlachua
LocalityPrairie Creek.
Latitude29.6125
Longitude-82.24916666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number2107
Collected ByChable, Alphonse; Dowling, Herndon
Date Collected1946-09-27

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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 NameLepisosteus platyrhincus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderLepisosteiformes
FamilyLepisosteidae
GenusLepisosteus
Specific Epithetplatyrhincus
Specimen
Catalog Number2107
PreparationsIsOH - 3
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID81319EA9-6BAE-4F82-A236-4A157062D310
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByChable, Alphonse; Dowling, Herndon
Field NumberZAC2107
Date Collected1946-09-27
Year1946
Month9
Day27
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyAlachua
Higher GeographyAlachua, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityPrairie Creek.
Decimal Latitude29.6125000000
Decimal Longitude-82.2491666600
Other
Modified1998-11-04 14:08:17.0
ID81319EA9-6BAE-4F82-A236-4A157062D310
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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