× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSan Diego
LocalitySan Diego Bay, Gas & Electric Co. Intake
Latitude32.613757
Longitude-117.097329
Institution CodeTnhc
Collection CodeIchthyology
Catalog Number436
Date Collected1948-03-23

From Recordset

https://integrativebio.utexas.edu/biodiversity-collections/collections/ichthyology-fish

The Ichthyology Collection of the Texas Natural History Collections is part of The University of Texas at Austin and includes over 60,000 lots (with over 1,000,000 specimens), most of which are “wet” collections preserved in 70% ethanol occupying 1,586 square feet, spread out over two rooms. We have a small selection of larval fish from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands maintained in 10% formalin and have just recently received over 1800 estimated new lots of larval samples from the Trinity River. Our skeletal collection contains 800 cleared and stained fish, as well as 425 dry skeletal preps. Many of the skeletal specimens originate from W. W. Dalquest and his students. We also have a tissue collection currently with over 1000 samples preserved in 100% ethanol frozen in liquid nitrogen. Our type collection includes 3 holotypes, 110 paratypes, and 1 allotype. Our holdings were collected between 1927 and present and there was a significant increase in collections during 1950–1980, mainly by Clark Hubbs and his students. In 1993 we acquired the collections of the University of Texas at Austin’s Marine Science Institute, totaling ~ 3,000 lots of ethanol preserved specimens from the Gulf of Mexico. Between 2000 and 2011 we acquired collections of ethanol preserved specimens from Midwestern University, Texas Tech University, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, The University of Texas at Brownsville and Lamar University. Our collection is rapidly growing and many of our incoming specimens come from Dean Hendrickson and his students, museum staff, Texas Parks and Wildlife, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and various researchers.

Contacts

Name Adam Cohen
RoleCollections Manager
Emailtnhc_fish_cm@austin.utexas.edu
Name Adam Cohen
RoleCollections Manager
Emailtnhc_fish_cm@austin.utexas.edu
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameNeoclinus uninotatus
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Perciformes | Chaenopsidae | Neoclinus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyChaenopsidae
GenusNeoclinus
Specific Epithetuninotatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type Statusparatype
Catalog Number436
Preparationsfluid - 1
Institution CodeTNHC
Collection CodeIchthyology
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:TNHC:Ichthyology:436
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Field NumberH-48-127
Date Collected1948-03-23
Year1948
Month3
Day23
Start Day of Year83
End Day of Year83
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySan Diego
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | CALIFORNIA | SAN DIEGO | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalitySan Diego Bay, Gas & Electric Co. Intake
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | California | San Diego
Decimal Latitude32.613757
Decimal Longitude117.097329
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters284
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2016-06-20
IDurn:catalog:TNHC:Ichthyology:436
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/tnhc/ichthyology?id=436
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:eventRemarksDate is 21 March to 01 May 1948.
specimen list