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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryColombia
LocalityNorth-northeast Of Punta Caribana
Latitude8.8966666667
Longitude-76.86
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number44339
Collected ByR/v Oregon
Date Collected1964-05-27

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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 NamePolymixia lowei
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderBeryciformes
FamilyPolymixiidae
GenusPolymixia
Specific Epithetlowei
Specimen
Catalog Number44339
PreparationsEtOH - 1
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDB598CE14-6A61-4F68-B84A-8770F1B09326
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR/V Oregon
Field NumberORE4898
Date Collected1964-05-27
Year1964
Month5
Day27
Locality
CountryColombia
Higher GeographyColombia, Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityNorth-northeast of Punta Caribana
Decimal Latitude8.8966666667
Decimal Longitude-76.8600000000
Maximum Depth in Meters0
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified1990-08-09 00:00:00.0
IDB598CE14-6A61-4F68-B84A-8770F1B09326
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