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Specimen Record

ContinentCaribbean Sea
CountryVirgin Islands (usa)
State/ProvinceSt. Croix
LocalityOff Southeast Shore Of Buck Island Reef National Monument
Latitude17.7860888889
Longitude-64.61356111
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number159721
Collected BySmith-vaniz, William; Rocha, Luiz
Date Collected2001-07-26

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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 NameSargocentron coruscum
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeryciformes
FamilyHolocentridae
GenusSargocentron
Specific Epithetcoruscum
Specimen
Catalog Number159721
Other Catalog NumbersBUIS 1928
PreparationsEtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence ID31A4CEA5-A3C3-4551-A428-7CDA35DF79F5
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySmith-Vaniz, William; Rocha, Luiz
Field NumberBUIS2001-16
Date Collected2001-07-26
Year2001
Month7
Day26
Locality
CountryVirgin Islands (USA)
State / ProvinceSt. Croix
Higher GeographySt. Croix, Virgin Islands (USA), Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityOff southeast shore of Buck Island Reef National Monument
Decimal Latitude17.7860888889
Decimal Longitude-64.6135611100
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2005-08-29 07:51:06.0
ID31A4CEA5-A3C3-4551-A428-7CDA35DF79F5
dwc:eventRemarksHabitat is intertidal shoreline with seagrass. See detailed field notes for further data. J Seitz/November2004.
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