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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishCollier
LocalityStairsteps Unit Of Big Cypress National Preserve (specific Locality Unknown)
Latitude25.896135
Longitude-81.211537
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number163893
Collected ByEllis, Greg; Zokan, Marcus
Date Collected2002-12-11

From Recordset

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 NameCichlasoma urophthalmus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCichlidae
GenusCichlasoma
Specific Epitheturophthalmus
Specimen
Catalog Number163893
Other Catalog NumbersNPS BICY 13273
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID7C51BD1E-5A74-4FB9-A75B-5ECC273667F7
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByEllis, Greg; Zokan, Marcus
Field NumberZNPSBICY-88
Date Collected2002-12-11
Year2002
Month12
Day11
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyCollier
Higher GeographyCollier, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityStairsteps Unit of Big Cypress National Preserve (specific locality unknown)
Decimal Latitude25.8961350000
Decimal Longitude-81.2115370000
Georeference Protocolmap
Other
Modified2006-10-17 14:19:18.0
ID7C51BD1E-5A74-4FB9-A75B-5ECC273667F7
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksLocality data taken from NPS specimen label. -MK Chisolm/August2006
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