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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCayman Islands
State/ProvinceGrand Cayman
LocalityRocky Shore In Front Of Seaview Lodge On W Shore Of Grand Cayman Island.
Latitude19.327016
Longitude-81.387501
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number10748
Collected ByGilbert, Carter; Roulstone, F
Date Collected1963-09-05

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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 NameCoralliozetus cardonae
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyChaenopsidae
GenusCoralliozetus
Specific Epithetcardonae
Specimen
Catalog Number10748
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDF69261B5-A9F2-4A62-990D-AB39ECAE4ED4
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByGilbert, Carter; Roulstone, F
Field NumberCRG63-39
Date Collected1963-09-05
Year1963
Month9
Day5
Locality
CountryCayman Islands
State / ProvinceGrand Cayman
Higher GeographyGrand Cayman, Cayman Islands, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityRocky shore in front of Seaview Lodge on W shore of Grand Cayman Island.
Decimal Latitude19.3270160000
Decimal Longitude-81.3875010000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified2010-08-25 11:05:50.0
IDF69261B5-A9F2-4A62-990D-AB39ECAE4ED4
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes. Collected 5-7 Sept 1963.
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