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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishLevy
LocalityCedar Keys, Pound Nets.
Latitude29.14135
Longitude-83.042731
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number1465
Collected ByPierce, E
Date Collected1954-10-10

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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 NameBalistes capriscus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderTetraodontiformes
FamilyBalistidae
GenusBalistes
Specific Epithetcapriscus
Specimen
Catalog Number1465
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDBA78A791-63C1-4749-9AD6-418B67F71233
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByPierce, E
Field NumberZLJM1464
Date Collected1954-10-10
Year1954
Month10
Day10
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyLevy
Higher GeographyLevy, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityCedar Keys, pound nets.
Decimal Latitude29.1413500000
Decimal Longitude-83.0427310000
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
IDBA78A791-63C1-4749-9AD6-418B67F71233
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