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Specimen Record

ContinentCaribbean Sea
CountryWindward Islands
State/ProvinceGrenadines
LocalityWest Of Carriacou
Latitude12.65
Longitude-61.7833333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number229378
Collected ByR/v Pillsbury
Date Collected1966-08-01

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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 NameDiogenichthys atlanticus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderMyctophiformes
FamilyMyctophidae
GenusDiogenichthys
Specific Epithetatlanticus
Specimen
Catalog Number229378
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 29378
PreparationsIsOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDECB7D200-0818-46C1-AA3A-89D70D509B13
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Pillsbury
Field NumberPIL469
Date Collected1966-08-01
Year1966
Month8
Day1
Locality
CountryWindward Islands
State / ProvinceGrenadines
Higher GeographyGrenadines, Windward Islands, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityWest of Carriacou
Decimal Latitude12.6500000
Decimal Longitude-61.7833333
Maximum Depth in Meters1572 fm
Minimum Depth in Meters1570 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1997-06-26 16:05:03.0
IDECB7D200-0818-46C1-AA3A-89D70D509B13
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