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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
LocalityNe Of Palm Beach
Latitude27.1
Longitude-79.9333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number227164
Collected ByR/v Gerda
Date Collected1968-05-20

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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 NameLepophidium profundorum
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderOphidiiformes
FamilyOphidiidae
GenusLepophidium
Specific Epithetprofundorum
Specimen
Catalog Number227164
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 27164
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID41B55FB2-A976-4E94-AC53-50CDC9303C5C
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Gerda
Field NumberGRD995
Date Collected1968-05-20
Year1968
Month5
Day20
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
Higher GeographyFlorida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityNE of Palm Beach
Decimal Latitude27.1000000
Decimal Longitude-79.9333333
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters78-90 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1997-03-11 14:50:03.0
ID41B55FB2-A976-4E94-AC53-50CDC9303C5C
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