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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryHonduras
State/ProvinceYoro?
LocalityRiver Mame Near Olanchito
Latitude15.483333
Longitude-86.55
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number115802
Collected BySpecht, Harry; Socolof, Ross; Wessel, Rusty
Date Collected1994-04-09

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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 NamePoecilia sp.
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCyprinodontiformes
FamilyPoeciliidae
GenusPoecilia
Specific Epithetsp.
Specimen
Catalog Number115802
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID7DB98159-C492-472E-83E8-03B42513B3AC
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySpecht, Harry; Socolof, Ross; Wessel, Rusty
Field NumberHOS94-4
Date Collected1994-04-09
Year1994
Month4
Day9
Locality
CountryHonduras
State / ProvinceYoro?
Higher GeographyYoro?, Honduras, Central America
ContinentCentral America
LocalityRiver Mame near Olanchito
Decimal Latitude15.4833330
Decimal Longitude-86.5500000
Other
Modified2001-01-31 15:38:52.0
ID7DB98159-C492-472E-83E8-03B42513B3AC
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes - some conflicting information regarding specific locality. -RH Robins/January2001
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