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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
LocalityMouth Of Pear Tree Bottom River, N Coast
Latitude18.461385
Longitude-77.360757
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number228563
Collected ByGreen, G; Norse, E
Date Collected1970-07-16

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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 NamePolydactylus oligodon
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyPolynemidae
GenusPolydactylus
Specific Epithetoligodon
Specimen
Catalog Number228563
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 28563
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDC6BF2E02-DD71-4F0F-80FE-E77F359F9E5A
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByGreen, G; Norse, E
Field NumberPLC-J3
Date Collected1970-07-16
Year1970
Month7
Day16
Locality
CountryJamaica
Higher GeographyJamaica, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
Localitymouth of Pear Tree Bottom River, N coast
Decimal Latitude18.4613850000
Decimal Longitude-77.3607570000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1998-11-18 09:38:49.0
IDC6BF2E02-DD71-4F0F-80FE-E77F359F9E5A
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