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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/ParishWake
LocalityCrabtree Creek, Along Us 70, Behind Crabtree Mall, 4.7 Miles Nnw Of Raleigh.
Latitude35.838183
Longitude-78.673466
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number83961
Collected ByMenhinick, Edward; A, M; Menhinick, P
Date Collected1987-08-21

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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 NameLepomis auritus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCentrarchidae
GenusLepomis
Specific Epithetauritus
Specimen
Catalog Number83961
PreparationsEtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDF5FD48BE-24AF-4DF2-B9A5-9E088AFD428F
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMenhinick, Edward; A, M; Menhinick, P
Field NumberEFM87-18
Date Collected1987-08-21
Year1987
Month8
Day21
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
CountyWake
Higher GeographyWake, North Carolina, USA, North America
ContinentNorth America
LocalityCrabtree Creek, along US 70, behind Crabtree Mall, 4.7 miles NNW of Raleigh.
Decimal Latitude35.8381830000
Decimal Longitude-78.6734660000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-12-10 00:00:00.0
IDF5FD48BE-24AF-4DF2-B9A5-9E088AFD428F
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
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