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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishMiami-dade
LocalityVirginia Key, Miami Seaquarium, By Seawall.
Latitude25.734449
Longitude-80.167058
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number42872
Collected ByLow, R
Date Collected1969-01-25

From Recordset

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 NameEucinostomus melanopterus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyGerreidae
GenusEucinostomus
Specific Epithetmelanopterus
Specimen
Catalog Number42872
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDBA308BDE-FDDE-4783-930F-0E455FF2E257
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByLow, R
Field NumberD-15
Date Collected1969-01-25
Year1969
Month1
Day25
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyMiami-Dade
Higher GeographyMiami-Dade, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityVirginia Key, Miami Seaquarium, by seawall.
Decimal Latitude25.7344490000
Decimal Longitude-80.1670580000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
IDBA308BDE-FDDE-4783-930F-0E455FF2E257
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