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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishBay
LocalitySt. Andrew Bay, E Jetty And Lagoon At Channel.
Latitude30.119108
Longitude-85.724676
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number76460
Collected ByYerger, R; Ichthyology Class
Date Collected1977-05-05

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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 NameAcanthurus chirurgus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyAcanthuridae
GenusAcanthurus
Specific Epithetchirurgus
Specimen
Catalog Number76460
Other Catalog NumbersFSU 26460
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID6380A2F0-CD29-4340-A0AB-75DDF857AD25
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByYerger, R; Ichthyology Class
Field NumberRWY987
Date Collected1977-05-05
Year1977
Month5
Day5
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyBay
Higher GeographyBay, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalitySt. Andrew Bay, E jetty and lagoon at channel.
Decimal Latitude30.1191080000
Decimal Longitude-85.7246760000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolFishNet
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
ID6380A2F0-CD29-4340-A0AB-75DDF857AD25
dwc:eventRemarksSee field notes.
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