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Specimen Record

ContinentCaribbean Sea
CountryNetherlands Antilles
State/ProvinceAruba
LocalityCa 60 Km Nnw Of N Tip Of Aruba
Latitude12.9
Longitude-70.63333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number232911
Collected ByR/v Oregon Ii
Date Collected1973-02-23

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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 NameHalosaurus ovenii
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderNotocanthiformes
FamilyHalosauridae
GenusHalosaurus
Specific Epithetovenii
Specimen
Catalog Number232911
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 32911
PreparationsIsOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDB596775D-E34B-4C86-AF54-D29788D101EA
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Oregon II
Field NumberOII7343-110
Date Collected1973-02-23
Year1973
Month2
Day23
Locality
CountryNetherlands Antilles
State / ProvinceAruba
Higher GeographyAruba, Netherlands Antilles, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityCa 60 km NNW of N tip of Aruba
Decimal Latitude12.9000000000
Decimal Longitude-70.6333333300
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2014-03-24 16:37:14.0
IDB596775D-E34B-4C86-AF54-D29788D101EA
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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