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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishPalm Beach
LocalityCanal On S Side Of Fl Rt 802, About 0.2 Miles E Of 802 & 441 Jct
Latitude26.617047
Longitude-80.204272
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number97937
Collected ByWilliams, James; Smith-vaniz, William
Date Collected1993-05-12

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 NameMicropterus salmoides
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCentrarchidae
GenusMicropterus
Specific Epithetsalmoides
Specimen
Catalog Number97937
PreparationsEtOH - 4
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID551E957C-1A11-4452-A39D-DBF33AEA7A46
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByWilliams, James; Smith-Vaniz, William
Field NumberJDW93-12
Date Collected1993-05-12
Year1993
Month5
Day12
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyPalm Beach
Higher GeographyPalm Beach, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCanal on S side of FL Rt 802, about 0.2 miles E of 802 & 441 jct
Decimal Latitude26.6170470000
Decimal Longitude-80.2042720000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference Protocolmap
Other
Modified1994-09-21 00:00:00.0
ID551E957C-1A11-4452-A39D-DBF33AEA7A46
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksReleased 1 large redear sunfish, Lepomis microlophus; see field notes.
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