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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryIvory Coast
LocalityS Of Abidjan
Latitude5.0833333
Longitude-4.075
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number215993
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1964-05-30

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 NameBembrops heterurus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyPercophidae
GenusBembrops
Specific Epithetheterurus
Specimen
Catalog Number215993
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 15993
PreparationsIsOH - 12
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDC901DA22-1068-4C87-BCEF-5D9DBA8FFA53
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL45
Date Collected1964-05-30
Year1964
Month5
Day30
Locality
CountryIvory Coast
Higher GeographyIvory Coast, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityS of Abidjan
Decimal Latitude5.0833333
Decimal Longitude-4.0750000
Maximum Depth in Meters53 fm
Minimum Depth in Meters40 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2007-04-13 15:00:31.0
IDC901DA22-1068-4C87-BCEF-5D9DBA8FFA53
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