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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMiami-dade
LocalityMacarthur Causeway, Miami Beach.
Latitude25.79028
Longitude-80.13028
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number106071
Collected BySpringer, Victor
Date Collected1950-03-26

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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 NameCypselurus furcatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeloniformes
FamilyExocoetidae
GenusCypselurus
Specific Epithetfurcatus
Specimen
Catalog Number106071
Other Catalog NumbersUMIM 638
PreparationsIsOH - 8
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDEB834EDE-A3F7-40E5-9FB0-E15FE771CB1F
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySpringer, Victor
Field NumberZUMIM638
Date Collected1950-03-26
Year1950
Month3
Day26
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMiami-Dade
Higher GeographyMiami-Dade, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityMacArthur Causeway, Miami Beach.
Decimal Latitude25.7902800000
Decimal Longitude-80.1302800000
Other
Modified1997-12-17 15:04:39.0
IDEB834EDE-A3F7-40E5-9FB0-E15FE771CB1F
dwc:eventRemarksLocality data taken from UMIM log.
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