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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCuba
LocalityNw Of Guanajay
Latitude23.3333333333
Longitude-82.91666666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number215897
Collected ByR/v Gerda
Date Collected1964-01-18

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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 NameCyclothone microdon
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderStomiiformes
FamilyGonostomatidae
GenusCyclothone
Specific Epithetmicrodon
Specimen
Catalog Number215897
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 15897
PreparationsIsOH - 13
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID6F98CED2-E5D9-4931-90CB-A90E54B1866C
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Gerda
Field NumberGRD205
Date Collected1964-01-18
Year1964
Month1
Day18
Locality
CountryCuba
Higher GeographyCuba, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityNW of Guanajay
Decimal Latitude23.3333333333
Decimal Longitude-82.9166666600
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters935-1030 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1997-03-27 13:40:53.0
ID6F98CED2-E5D9-4931-90CB-A90E54B1866C
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