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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryTanzania
State/ProvinceMorogoro
LocalityMbulumi River @ Bridge In Turiani On Road From Dumila To Turiani, Altitude 377 M
Latitude-6.1440194444
Longitude37.596411111
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number170716
Collected ByFriel, John; Thomson, A; Vigliotta, T; Et Al.
Date Collected2007-09-24

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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 NameAmphilius uranoscopus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderSiluriformes
FamilyAmphiliidae
GenusAmphilius
Specific Epitheturanoscopus
Specimen
Catalog Number170716
Other Catalog NumbersCU 93741
Preparationstissue - 1; tissue - 1; tissue - 1; tissue - 3more than 4 prep types
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID6AEC9CBB-6D3C-4499-B1B1-E22C71CBF3BE
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByFriel, John; Thomson, A; Vigliotta, T; et al.
Field NumberAWT07-39
Date Collected2007-09-24
Year2007
Month9
Day24
Locality
CountryTanzania
State / ProvinceMorogoro
Higher GeographyMorogoro, Tanzania, Africa
ContinentAfrica
LocalityMbulumi River @ bridge in Turiani on road from Dumila to Turiani, altitude 377 m
Decimal Latitude-6.1440194444
Decimal Longitude37.5964111110
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2010-08-23 16:39:12.0
ID6AEC9CBB-6D3C-4499-B1B1-E22C71CBF3BE
dwc:eventRemarksEt al. = G. Kazumbe, S. Limbu, collection split with CU, CU field # JPF-07-019. nets= Dip nets
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