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Specimen Record

ContinentAtlantic Ocean
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishFlorida Keys
LocalityGulf Stream West Of Key West.
Latitude24.7566666667
Longitude-82.72305555
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number103556
Collected ByBurkhead, Noel; Et Al.
Date Collected1989-05-04

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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 NameSymphurus plagiusa
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPleuronectiformes
FamilyCynoglossidae
GenusSymphurus
Specific Epithetplagiusa
Specimen
Catalog Number103556
PreparationsIsOH - 11
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID150AF9DD-C108-4E27-84E2-89BA7B5AC66E
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBurkhead, Noel; et al.
Field NumberNMB1068
Date Collected1989-05-04
Year1989
Month5
Day4
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyFlorida Keys
Higher GeographyFlorida Keys, Florida, USA, Atlantic Ocean
ContinentAtlantic Ocean
LocalityGulf Stream west of Key West.
Decimal Latitude24.7566666667
Decimal Longitude-82.7230555500
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1997-04-02 09:43:52.0
ID150AF9DD-C108-4E27-84E2-89BA7B5AC66E
dwc:eventRemarksTrawl retrieved at 24 45.21'N/82 07.05 W. Collected by NM Burkhead, JD Williams, CR Gilbert, J Caruso, et al., aboard R/V Bell
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