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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
LocalityApproximately 200 Mi. E Of North Carolina
Latitude36.7166666667
Longitude-73.65
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number106998
Collected ByR/v Geronimo
Date Collected1964-11-02

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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 NameGonichthys cocco
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderMyctophiformes
FamilyMyctophidae
GenusGonichthys
Specific Epithetcocco
Specimen
Catalog Number106998
Other Catalog NumbersBCF 1155
PreparationsIsOH - 8
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDB7336A0B-4E0E-4997-A2F4-B917ADDC2D45
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Geronimo
Field NumberGER4-275
Date Collected1964-11-02
Year1964
Month11
Day2
Locality
CountryUSA
Higher GeographyUSA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityApproximately 200 mi. E of North Carolina
Decimal Latitude36.7166666667
Decimal Longitude-73.6500000000
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1998-01-30 11:34:09.0
IDB7336A0B-4E0E-4997-A2F4-B917ADDC2D45
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