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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryColombia
LocalityNw Of Buenaventura; 15 Mi Offshore.
Latitude4
Longitude-77.5
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number158132
Collected ByR/v Argosy
Date Collected1961-09-17

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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 NameLepophidium prorates
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderOphidiiformes
FamilyOphidiidae
GenusLepophidium
Specific Epithetprorates
Specimen
Catalog Number158132
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3AC77552-06B7-448F-8491-7E246FC999CD
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Argosy
Field NumberARG26
Date Collected1961-09-17
Year1961
Month9
Day17
Locality
CountryColombia
Higher GeographyColombia, Pacific Ocean
ContinentPacific Ocean
LocalityNW of Buenaventura; 15 mi offshore.
Decimal Latitude4.0000000
Decimal Longitude-77.5000000
Minimum Depth in Meters50 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2005-07-21 16:26:15.0
ID3AC77552-06B7-448F-8491-7E246FC999CD
dwc:eventRemarksWA Starck II, DP deSylva, ASP & CFER on vessel.
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