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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryNigeria
State/ProvinceBendel
LocalityW Of Mouth Of Nun River
Latitude4.25
Longitude4.45
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number221659
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1965-05-26

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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 NameSelene setapinnis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyCarangidae
GenusSelene
Specific Epithetsetapinnis
Specimen
Catalog Number221659
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 21659
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID9C66BDCA-8E6D-4634-82BC-847077277F82
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL309
Date Collected1965-05-26
Year1965
Month5
Day26
Locality
CountryNigeria
State / ProvinceBendel
Higher GeographyBendel, Nigeria, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityW of mouth of Nun River
Decimal Latitude4.2500000
Decimal Longitude4.4500000
Maximum Depth in Meters720 fm
Minimum Depth in Meters700 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1997-08-13 16:27:40.0
ID9C66BDCA-8E6D-4634-82BC-847077277F82
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