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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryHonduras
LocalityN Of Arrecifes De La Media Luna
Latitude16.8
Longitude-82.55
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number230487
Collected ByR/v Oregon
Date Collected1957-09-17

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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 NameArgyropelecus aculeatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderStomiiformes
FamilySternoptychidae
GenusArgyropelecus
Specific Epithetaculeatus
Specimen
Catalog Number230487
Other Catalog NumbersUMML 30487
PreparationsIsOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDA9BC9776-C1E5-48A9-A30A-45A6BD6EF2C3
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Oregon
Field NumberORE1955
Date Collected1957-09-17
Year1957
Month9
Day17
Locality
CountryHonduras
Higher GeographyHonduras, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityN of Arrecifes de la Media Luna
Decimal Latitude16.8000000000
Decimal Longitude-82.5500000000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Minimum Depth in Meters550 fm
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1998-07-31 10:04:02.0
IDA9BC9776-C1E5-48A9-A30A-45A6BD6EF2C3
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