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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlabama
LocalityGulf Of Mexico Off Alabama
Latitude29.108
Longitude-87.985
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number186023
Collected ByR/v Oregon Ii
Date Collected1984-11-14

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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 NameHydrolagus mirabilis
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassHolocephali
OrderChimaeriformes
FamilyChimaeridae
GenusHydrolagus
Specific Epithetmirabilis
Specimen
Catalog Number186023
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID2441123A-7C04-4640-A8FA-B61315BBBB6F
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Oregon II
Field NumberOII42233
Date Collected1984-11-14
Year1984
Month11
Day14
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceAlabama
Higher GeographyAlabama, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
LocalityGulf of Mexico off Alabama
Decimal Latitude29.1080000000
Decimal Longitude-87.9850000000
Maximum Depth in Meters490 fathoms
Minimum Depth in Meters500 fathoms
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2013-08-15 15:10:03.0
ID2441123A-7C04-4640-A8FA-B61315BBBB6F
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