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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceGeorgia
County/ParishGlynn
LocalitySt. Simons Island, King And Prince Beach.
Latitude31.138649
Longitude-81.378205
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number89876
Collected ByUs Bureau Of Commercial Fisheries
Date Collected1958-03-10

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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 NameLeiostomus xanthurus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilySciaenidae
GenusLeiostomus
Specific Epithetxanthurus
Specimen
Catalog Number89876
PreparationsIsOH - 44
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID37265671-B64C-465C-8393-490F9AB89EC3
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByUS Bureau of Commercial Fisheries
Field NumberZ89876
Date Collected1958-03-10
Year1958
Month3
Day10
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceGeorgia
CountyGlynn
Higher GeographyGlynn, Georgia, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalitySt. Simons Island, King and Prince Beach.
Decimal Latitude31.1386490000
Decimal Longitude-81.3782050000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1991-11-19 00:00:00.0
ID37265671-B64C-465C-8393-490F9AB89EC3
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:eventRemarksUse ZUSBCF122906. -G Sheehy/January2004
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