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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceGeorgia
County/ParishGlynn
LocalityJekyll Island Causeway, Station Ii
Latitude31.06833
Longitude-81.41361
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number122655
Collected ByUs Bureau Of Commercial Fisheries
Date Collected1958-08-01

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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 NameMenidia menidia
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderAtheriniformes
FamilyAtherinidae
GenusMenidia
Specific Epithetmenidia
Specimen
Catalog Number122655
PreparationsIsOH - 25
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID5C957F7C-CE2C-4687-ABAE-57D2FA68D26D
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByUS Bureau of Commercial Fisheries
Field NumberZUSBCF112933
Date Collected1958-08-01
Year1958
Month8
Day1
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceGeorgia
CountyGlynn
Higher GeographyGlynn, Georgia, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityJekyll Island Causeway, Station II
Decimal Latitude31.0683300000
Decimal Longitude-81.4136100000
Other
Modified2002-07-03 10:35:11.0
ID5C957F7C-CE2C-4687-ABAE-57D2FA68D26D
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