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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMississippi
County/ParishJackson
LocalityHorn Island
Latitude30.2402778
Longitude-88.6877778
Institution CodeUa
Collection CodeUaic
Catalog Number00721.07
Collected ByH.t. Boschung
Date Collected1960-08-18

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http://uaic.as.ua.edu

The State of Alabama contains the most diverse fish fauna of North America. The University of Alabama Ichthyological Collection (UAIC) documents this diversity and is one of the largest educational and research collections of fishes in the southeastern United States. This nationally and internationally recognized biological resource includes over one million preserved, skeletal, and frozen specimens, some dating back to the mid 1900's, and is the best single resource documenting past and present distributions and abundances of fishes in the State.

Contacts

Name Worth Pugh
RoleCoordinator of Zoological Collections
Emailmwpugh@ua.edu
Name Worth Pugh
RoleCoordinator of Zoological Collections
Emailmwpugh@ua.edu
Name Laura Russell
RoleProgrammer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Phillip Harris
RoleAssociate Professor and Curator of Fishes
Emailpharris@bama.ua.edu
Name Worth Pugh
RoleCoordinator of Zoological Collections
Emailmwpugh@ua.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameScomberomorus maculatus
Higher Classfication::Actinopterygii:Perciformes:Scombridae:Scomberomorus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyScombridae
GenusScomberomorus
Specific Epithetmaculatus
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number00721.07
Preparations70% EtOH - 3
Institution CodeUA
Collection CodeUAIC
Occurrence IDb9c79513-f301-11e3-8701-005056a90e32
Dataset NameUniversity of Alabama Ichthyology Collection
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByH.T. Boschung
Date Collected1960-8-18
Year1960
Month8
Day18
Start Day of Year231
End Day of Year231
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMississippi
CountyJackson
Higher GeographyUSA, Mississippi, Jackson
ContinentNorth America
LocalityHorn Island
Verbatim LocalityN. America; USA; Mississippi; Jackson; Horn Island
Decimal Latitude30.2402778
Decimal Longitude-88.6877778
Geodetic Datumnot recorded (forced WGS84)
Other
Languageen
Modified2014-07-15
IDb9c79513-f301-11e3-8701-005056a90e32
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:licensehttp://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
dwc:institutionIDhttp://grbio.org/cool/8eci-0a0e
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