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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceGeorgia
County/ParishGlynn
LocalitySt. Simons Island, King And Prince Beach
Latitude31.43972
Longitude-82.50389
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number136402
Collected ByUs Bureau Of Commercial Fisheries
Date Collected1955-11-03

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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 NameAnchoa hepsetus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderClupeiformes
FamilyEngraulidae
GenusAnchoa
Specific Epithethepsetus
Specimen
Catalog Number136402
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDB3AF5F4B-1F99-4115-A4A0-E40CC95B52C4
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByUS Bureau of Commercial Fisheries
Field NumberZUSBCF112928
Date Collected1955-11-03
Year1955
Month11
Day3
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceGeorgia
CountyGlynn
Higher GeographyGlynn, Georgia, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySt. Simons Island, King and Prince Beach
Decimal Latitude31.4397200000
Decimal Longitude-82.5038900000
Other
Modified2003-12-15 14:36:04.0
IDB3AF5F4B-1F99-4115-A4A0-E40CC95B52C4
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