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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishBergen
LocalityLittle Ferry Budd Lake
Latitude40.84869
Longitude-74.03529
Institution CodeCumv
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number22509
Collected ByB. Patten; H. Patten
Date Collected1951-06-06

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https://www.cumv.cornell.edu/

The CUMV Fish Collection was established shortly after the founding of the university in 1865. Many of our earliest specimens were collected by well-known researchers such as David Starr Jordan, Carl Eigenmann, Charles Frederick Hartt and Seth Meek. By 1935, the collection contained only 3,000 lots, but during the following 35 years, Edward Raney and his students built the finest collection of eastern North American freshwater fishes in existence today. In Collette and Lachner's (1976) report on fish collections in the United States and Canada, the CUMV Fish Collection ranked thirteenth among all collections and fourth among National Resource Centers in North America. Although there is worldwide representation of both marine and freshwater species, the bulk of the collection is strongly representative of freshwater fishes from eastern North America and has formed the basis for numerous systematic works on the North American fish fauna. Much of the material is in large geographic series, and many sites have been sampled repeatedly through extended periods of time. Some specimens are from the original New York State Biological Survey (1926–1939). Many of our collections are from the highly industrialized Northeast and Middle Atlantic states and thus document earlier faunas in habitats now greatly altered, and we have repeated samples through time from many of these localities. The primary activities for the last several years has been collection building efforts directed toward African freshwater fishes.

Contacts

Name Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
Name David Bloom
RoleCoordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Charles Dardia
RoleCollection Manager
Emailcmd7@cornell.edu
Name Casey Dillman
RoleCurator of Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles
Emailcbd63@cornell.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMorone americana
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Actinopterygii | Perciformes | Moronidae | Morone
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyMoronidae
GenusMorone
Specific Epithetamericana
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number22509
Preparationswhole organism (isopropanol) - 2
Institution CodeCUMV
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID3a5c9228-f472-11e6-8713-0050569523c7
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByB. Patten; H. Patten
Field NumberBCP 51JUN06
Date Collected1951-06-06
Verbatim Date Collected6/6/1951
Year1951
Month6
Day6
Start Day of Year157
End Day of Year157
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyBergen
Higher GeographyNorth America | United States | New Jersey | Bergen County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityLittle Ferry Budd Lake
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | New Jersey | Bergen County | Little Ferry Budd Lake
Decimal Latitude40.84869
Decimal Longitude-74.03529
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2404
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByJustin Grubich
Georeferenced Date2013-09-22
Other
Languageen
Modified2018-03-01
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