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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishMercer
LocalityDelaware River, Trenton, Nj
Latitude40.207267
Longitude-74.767063
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number187438
Collected ByBurgess, George
Date Collected1972-11-09

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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 NameIctalurus punctatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderSiluriformes
FamilyIctaluridae
GenusIctalurus
Specific Epithetpunctatus
Specimen
Catalog Number187438
PreparationsEtOH - 3
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID8D2FBB50-561E-4B9E-86DB-C196AC2171C4
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBurgess, George
Field NumberZGHB187438
Date Collected1972-11-09
Year1972
Month11
Day9
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyMercer
Higher GeographyMercer, New Jersey, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityDelaware River, Trenton, NJ
Decimal Latitude40.2072670000
Decimal Longitude-74.7670630000
Georeference Protocolmap
Other
Modified2014-01-30 15:43:40.0
ID8D2FBB50-561E-4B9E-86DB-C196AC2171C4
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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