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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishFlorida Keys
LocalityS Side Of Loggerhead Key Along Shore, Tortugas
Latitude24.6283333333
Longitude-82.92416666
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number211792
Collected ByStarck, W
Date Collected1961-07-14

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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 NameHaemulon sciurus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyHaemulidae
GenusHaemulon
Specific Epithetsciurus
Specimen
Catalog Number211792
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 11792
PreparationsIsOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID279AF5A0-84A7-4B34-ACD8-6A742A79D917
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByStarck, W
Field NumberWAS-TOR2
Date Collected1961-07-14
Year1961
Month7
Day14
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyFlorida Keys
Higher GeographyFlorida Keys, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityS side of Loggerhead Key along shore, Tortugas
Decimal Latitude24.6283333333
Decimal Longitude-82.9241666600
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference Protocolmap
Other
Modified1997-08-06 09:57:23.0
ID279AF5A0-84A7-4B34-ACD8-6A742A79D917
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