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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishFlorida Keys
Locality20 Miles Northeast Of Dry Tortugas, Florida
Latitude24.8666666667
Longitude-82.58333333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number143014
Collected ByBullis, H; Dow, T
Date Collected1950-02-28

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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 NameMonacanthus ciliatus
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderTetraodontiformes
FamilyMonacanthidae
GenusMonacanthus
Specific Epithetciliatus
Specimen
Catalog Number143014
Other Catalog NumbersUMIM 469
PreparationsIsOH - 4
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID55398F38-6DD3-4994-9DF7-0DD491FA7F1D
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBullis, H; Dow, T
Field NumberZHB100380
Date Collected1950-02-28
Year1950
Month3
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyFlorida Keys
Higher GeographyFlorida Keys, Florida, USA, Gulf of Mexico
ContinentGulf of Mexico
Locality20 miles northeast of Dry Tortugas, Florida
Decimal Latitude24.8666666667
Decimal Longitude-82.5833333300
Georeference Protocolmap
Other
Modified2004-06-02 10:41:33.0
ID55398F38-6DD3-4994-9DF7-0DD491FA7F1D
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