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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishHolmes
LocalityEast Pittman Creek 0.8 Mi N Of Pittman On Dirt Road.
Latitude30.9511111111
Longitude-85.81416666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number56318
Collected ByYerger, R; Class
Date Collected1960-04-30

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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 NameGambusia holbrooki
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyPoeciliidae
GenusGambusia
Specific Epithetholbrooki
Specimen
Catalog Number56318
Other Catalog NumbersFSU 6318
PreparationsEtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3ED930A3-8ACA-4868-BCA6-2285B433AA44
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByYerger, R; class
Field NumberRWY575
Date Collected1960-04-30
Year1960
Month4
Day30
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyHolmes
Higher GeographyHolmes, Florida, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityEast Pittman Creek 0.8 mi N of Pittman on dirt road.
Decimal Latitude30.9511111111
Decimal Longitude-85.8141666600
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID3ED930A3-8ACA-4868-BCA6-2285B433AA44
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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