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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryCongo, The Democratic Republic Of The
State/ProvinceCuvette-ouest
LocalityOdzala National Park; Lekoli River.
Latitude0.6204166
Longitude14.9189444
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number94094
Collected ByCollector(s): Sébastien Lavoué, Peter B. Mcintyre, Matthew E. Arnegard, Valentine Bossi, Kinzonzi, Victor Mamonekene
Date Collected2006-06-23

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The CUMV Fish Collection was established shortly after the founding of the university in 1865. Many of our earliest specimens were collected by well-known researchers such as David Starr Jordan, Carl Eigenmann, Charles Frederick Hartt and Seth Meek. By 1935, the collection contained only 3,000 lots, but during the following 35 years, Edward Raney and his students built the finest collection of eastern North American freshwater fishes in existence today. In Collette and Lachner's (1976) report on fish collections in the United States and Canada, the CUMV Fish Collection ranked thirteenth among all collections and fourth among National Resource Centers in North America. Although there is worldwide representation of both marine and freshwater species, the bulk of the collection is strongly representative of freshwater fishes from eastern North America and has formed the basis for numerous systematic works on the North American fish fauna. Much of the material is in large geographic series, and many sites have been sampled repeatedly through extended periods of time. Some specimens are from the original New York State Biological Survey (1926–1939). Many of our collections are from the highly industrialized Northeast and Middle Atlantic states and thus document earlier faunas in habitats now greatly altered, and we have repeated samples through time from many of these localities. The primary activities for the last several years has been collection building efforts directed toward African freshwater fishes.

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Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Laura Russell
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Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
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Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
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Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBelonophago hutsebouti
Higher ClassficationAnimalia; Chordata; Actinopterygii; Characiformes; Citharinidae; Distichodontinae; Giltay, 1929
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderCharaciformes
FamilyCitharinidae
GenusBelonophago
Specific Epithethutsebouti
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Identified ByJohn P. Friel
Date Identified2006-06-23
Previous IdentificationsBelonophago hutsebouti (accepted ID) identified by John P. Friel on 2006-06-23; method: legacy
Identification QualifierA
Catalog Number94094
Other Catalog NumbersTrapline ID=PBM 2006ODZALA
Preparationswhole organism (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:94094?seid=2122626
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector(s): Sébastien Lavoué, Peter B. McIntyre, Matthew E. Arnegard, Valentine Bossi, Kinzonzi, Victor Mamonekene
Date Collected2006-06-23/2006-06-29
Verbatim Date Collected2006-06-23-2006-06-29
Collection RemarksSpecimen #: PBM06 0279
Locality
CountryRepublic of the Congo
State / ProvinceCuvette-Ouest
Higher GeographyAfrica, Republic of the Congo, Cuvette-Ouest
ContinentAfrica
LocalityOdzala National Park; Lekoli River.
Verbatim LocalityOdzala National Park; Lekoli River.
Decimal Latitude.6204166
Decimal Longitude14.9189444
Georeference Protocolnot recorded
Location According Tounknown
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2000
Georeferenced Byunknown
Georeferenced Date2014-02-28 00:00:00.0
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-05-16 14:43:19.0
IDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:94094?seid=2122626
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dcterms:referenceshttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:94094
dwc:establishmentMeanswild caught
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusunverified
dwc:identificationVerificationStatuslegacy
dwc:georeferenceSourcesGPS
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:organismIDhttp://arctos.database.museum/guid/CUMV:Fish:94094
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/i64g-wjcr
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:eventTime2006-06-23/2006-06-29
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